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"pub" in British English

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pubnoun [C]

uk   /pʌb/  us   /pʌb/ (formal public house) UK
(Definition of pub from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"pub" in American English

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pubnoun [C]

 us   /pʌb/
a bar
(Definition of pub from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"pub" in Business English

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pub

uk   us   UK ( US pub.)
written abbreviation for public
(Definition of pub from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pub”
in Arabic حانة…
in Korean 술집, 펍, 호프집…
in Portuguese pub, bar, botequim…
in Catalan pub, bar…
in Japanese パブ…
in Chinese (Simplified) (英国的)酒吧…
in Turkish birahane, meyhane, akşamcı yeri…
in Russian пивная…
in Chinese (Traditional) (英國的)酒吧…
in Italian pub…
in Polish pub…
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