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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 cub /ˈkʌb/
 幼獸,年輕人

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cub, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. Cubbed (kŭbd); p. pr. & vb. n. Cubbing.] To bring forth; -- said of animals, or in contempt, of persons. Cubb'd in a cabin.”

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cub, n.
 1. A stall for cattle. [Obs.]
    I would rather have such . . . .in cub or kennel than in my closet or at my table.   --Landor.
 2. A cupboard. [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cub, v. t. To shut up or confine. [Obs.]
 

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cub n.
 1. A young animal, esp. the young of the bear.
 2. Jocosely or in contempt, a boy or girl, esp. an awkward, rude, ill-mannered boy.
 O, thou dissembling cub! what wilt thou be
 When time hath sowed a grizzle on thy case?   --Shak.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 cub
      n 1: an awkward and inexperienced youth [syn: greenhorn, rookie]
      2: a male child (a familiar term of address to a boy) [syn: lad,
          laddie, sonny, sonny boy]
      3: the young of certain carnivorous mammals such as the bear or
         wolf or lion [syn: young carnivore]
      v : give birth to cubs; "bears cub every year"
      [also: cubbing, cubbed]