AskDefine | Define stubbed

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1 a short piece remaining on a trunk or stem where a branch is lost
2 a small piece; "a nub of coal"; "a stub of a pencil" [syn: nub]
3 a torn part of a ticket returned to the holder as a receipt [syn: ticket stub]
4 the part of a check that is retained as a record [syn: check stub, counterfoil]
5 the small unused part of something (especially the end of a cigarette that is left after smoking) [syn: butt] v : strike against an object; "She stubbed her one's toe in the dark and now it's broken" [syn: scrape, skin, abrade] [also: stubbing, stubbed]stubbed See stub

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