Fub

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Fub A plump young person or child.
    • v. t Fub To put off by trickery; to cheat. "I have been fubbed off, and fubbed off, and fabbed off, from this day to that day."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • fub To cheat; impose upon; snub.
    • fub To steal; pocket; get possession of.
    • n fub A plump, chubby young person.
    • n fub The lowest quality of wool taken from a fleece.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Fub fub (Shak.) to put off, to cheat: to steal
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
The same word as fob, to cheat
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
See Fob.

Usage

In literature:

Burns, ma-la-fub-chong', are covered over with a piece of bark from a tree called ta-kum'-fao.
"The Bontoc Igorot" by Albert Ernest Jenks
My eagerness was daunted, but yet I would not be fubbed off.
"A Daughter of Raasay" by William MacLeod Raine
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In science:

It implies Fub (x) ≤ Fubub (x) for x ∈ [0, xub ].
Quantization Bounds on Grassmann Manifolds and Applications to MIMO Communications
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