cub Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"cub" in British English

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cubnoun [C]

uk   us   /kʌb/

cub noun [C] (YOUNG ANIMAL)

a ​younglion, bear, wolf, etc.

cub noun [C] (BOY)

(also Cub Scout) a ​boyaged between eight and eleven ​yearsold who is a ​member of the ​internationalorganization called the Scouts
(Definition of cub from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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cubnoun [C]

 us   /kʌb/
the ​young of ​particularwildanimals, such as ​bears and ​lions
(Definition of cub from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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