Meaning of “dub” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /dʌb/ (present participle dubbing, past tense and past participle dubbed)

to give someone or something an unofficial or funny name:

[ often passive ] He was dubbed 'Big Ears' by the media.

to change the language in a film or television programme into a different language:

[ often passive ] The film was dubbed into English.

(Definition of “dub” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)