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Bub  v. t.  To throw out in bubbles; to bubble. (Obs.)

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"Bub" Quotes from Famous Books

... Bub Dick's goal did not look very promising, as he drew near. A pall of smoke hung low over the narrow streets, tall chimneys sent black clouds into the biting air, and there was the clang and whirl of machinery, and the throb of huge hammers going on ...
— Dick Lionheart • Mary Rowles Jarvis

... Singer, The Sister Jones's Confession Sleep Some Scattering Remarks of Bub's Song of Long Ago, ...
— Green Fields and Running Brooks, and Other Poems • James Whitcomb Riley

... and his brother who hadn't any name, except that sometimes people called him "Bub," or maybe "Son," or even "Hey, Johnnie!" though that wasn't his real ...
— Curly and Floppy Twistytail - The Funny Piggie Boys • Howard R. Garis

... wife been my young Missus. Dey lived at Furman. My mother mind Mr. Trowell's father. His name was Mr. Ben Trowell. I call him, Bub Ben. Bub was for brother. Dat de way we call folks den—didn't call 'em by dere names straight out. Mr. Trowell's mother we call, Muss, for Miss. Sort of a nickname. We call Mr. ...
— Slave Narratives Vol. XIV. South Carolina, Part 2 • Works Projects Administration

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