To dub out


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • To dub out (Plastering) to fill out, as an uneven surface, to a plane, or to carry out a series of small projections.
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In literature:

Twice I tried to get this old dub's coin out here, and couldn't find it.
"The Adventures of Jimmie Dale" by Frank L. Packard
The "Italian sunset effect," as 'Phemie dubbed Lucas's blushes, began to fade out of his countenance.
"The Girls of Hillcrest Farm" by Amy Bell Marlowe
When our men were not on sentry duty, several of them spent their rest hours out in this sap, talking to the Dubs.
"Trenching at Gallipoli" by John Gallishaw

In poetry:

And by the river reaches all silver to the moon
You'd hear the shipwrights' hammers beat out a phantom tune,
The caulkers' ghostly mallets rub-dub their faint tattoo —
If ghosts should walk in Deptford, as very like they do.
"Ghosts In Deptford" by Cicely Fox Smith

In news:

An Oregon actor pulls out all the performance stops, lip dubbing "Marry You" by Bruno Mars, with the help of dozens of friends, to his girlfriend.
Dub 's main mascot duty is to run the team out onto the field (c Diane Rich 2010).
That's the package for a reality skein dubbed "One Way Out" that is being shopped to TV buyers this week.
While it's certainly worth seeking out Rhône Valley whites from their native habitat, a group of 200 American wineries, dubbed the Rhône Rangers, dedicate themselves to the promoting and producing Rhône -style wines stateside.
Chinese e-commerce conglomerate Alibaba plans to roll out a new mobile phone OS, dubbed Aliyun OS, inside a phone and tablet for the Chinese market.
Portland Fire & amp ; Rescue responded to a call to put out a fire at Mack & amp ; Dub's Excellent Chicken & amp ; Waffles restaurant early Wednesday morning.
After more than three decades, the man dubbed "the smartest" in Congress and the first to come out voluntarily, won't be returning to office, but he leaves behind a very long shadow.
Check out the Dub Pub Broadcast this Wednesday, December 5th to listen to your favorite guys talk sports.
Portland Fire & Rescue responded to a call to put out a fire at Mack & Dub 's Excellent Chicken & Waffles restaurant early Wednesday morning.
Portland Fire & Rescue responded to a call to put out a fire at Mack & Dub's Excellent Chicken & Waffles restaurant early Wednesday morning.
Pilots with United Airlines sent a public letter out on Wednesday, inviting executives and upper-level company management to tour what they've dubbed the "LAX Ghetto ".
When a young, twentysomething couple managed to spin Portland its own cultural and gastronomic empire out of thin air, the national press dubbed them "the prince and princess of the Pacific Northwest food scene".
St Petersburg, Florida (November 30, 2011) – The Pit Posse Amateur team, dubbed the " POSSE MAFIA", came to the 40th Annual Thor Winter National Olympics with championships on their mind, with out a doubt.
Terry McCray (left), owner of A to Z Drilling in Taylor, and Dub Bergman hoist out a drill being used to drill Holbrook's new well located approximately four miles off of McLaws Road.
The county rolled out its new real-time bus tracking service on Wednesday - dubbed "Ride On Real Time " - in an effort to allow riders to get information on when buses will arrive at their stops.