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stub

noun (n)

  • a short piece remaining on a trunk or stem where a branch is lost (noun.object)
    source: wordnet30
  • a small piece (noun.object)
    Synonym: nub
    Example:
    A stub of a pencil.
    source: wordnet30
  • a torn part of a ticket returned to the holder as a receipt (noun.communication)
    Synonym: ticket stub
    source: wordnet30
  • the part of a check that is retained as a record (noun.communication)
    source: wordnet30
  • the small unused part of something (especially the end of a cigarette that is left after smoking) (noun.artifact)
    Synonym: butt
    source: wordnet30
  • The stump of a tree; that part of a tree or plant which remains fixed in the earth when the stem is cut down; -- applied especially to the stump of a small tree, or shrub. (noun)
    source: webster1913

verb (v)

  • pull up (weeds) by their roots (verb.contact)
    source: wordnet30
  • extinguish by crushing (verb.contact)
    Example:
    Stub out your cigarette now.
    source: wordnet30
  • clear of weeds by uprooting them (verb.change)
    Example:
    Stub a field.
    source: wordnet30
  • strike (one's toe) accidentally against an object (verb.body)
    Example:
    She stubbed her toe in the dark and now it's broken.
    source: wordnet30
  • To grub up by the roots; to extirpate; as, to stub up edible roots. (verb)
    source: webster1913

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