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English noun: dub

1. dub (cognition) the new sounds added by dubbing


Broader (hypernym)auditory sensation, sound


English verb: dub

1. dub (communication) give a nickname to


ExamplesThey dub him "Bobby"


Synonymsnickname


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody something


Broader (hypernym)call, name

2. dub (communication) provide (movies) with a soundtrack of a foreign language


ExamplesSam and Sue dub the movie


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)synchronise, synchronize


Entailinterpret, render, translate


Domain categoryfilm, flick, motion picture, motion-picture show, movie, moving picture, moving-picture show, pic, picture, picture show

3. dub (social) raise (someone) to knighthood


SamplesThe Beatles were knighted.


Synonymsknight


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)ennoble, entitle, gentle









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