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General dictionaries General (27 matching dictionaries)
  1. nub, the nub: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. nub: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. nub: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. nub: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. nub: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. nub: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. Nub, nub: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. nub: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. nub: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. nub: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. nub: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. nub: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Nub, nub: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. nub: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. nub: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. NUB, NUb, Nub (disambiguation), Nub: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Nub: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. nub: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. nub: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Nub: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. nub: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  22. nub: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  23. nub: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  24. nub: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  25. nub: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. nub-: A Cross Reference of Latin and Greek Elements [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. NUB: Netlingo [home, info]
  2. nub: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. NUB: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. NUB: Three Letter Words with definitions [home, info]
  3. NUB: AbbreviationZ [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. nub-: Glossary of Roots of Botanical Names [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. nub, nub, nub(s), the nub: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (nub)

noun:  a small piece ("A nub of coal")
noun:  a small lump or protuberance
noun:  the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience ("The nub of the story")

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Phrases that include nub:   nub cake, nub chub, nub city, nub force, nub licker, more...

Words similar to nub:   essence, gist, center, core, heart, inwardness, kernel, marrow, meat, nitty-gritty, pith, stub, substance, sum, crux, more...

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