how to pronounce snub

snʌb

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An example use of snub in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… it's an see I've got a snub nose …”

meanings of snub

verb:

  1. To stub out (a cigarette etc).
  2. To clip or break off the end of; to check or stunt the growth of.
  3. To check; to reprimand.
  4. To turn down; to dismiss.
  5. To sob with convulsions.
  6. To slight, ignore or behave coldly toward someone.
  7. To halt the movement of a rope etc by turning it about a cleat or bollard etc; to secure a vessel in this manner.

adjective:

  1. Derived from a simpler polyhedron by the addition of extra triangular faces.
  2. Conspicuously short.
  3. Of the nose: flat and broad, with the end slightly turned up.

noun:

  1. A deliberate affront or slight.
  2. A sudden checking of a cable or rope.
  3. A knot; a protuberance; a snag.

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