Definitions For Stub

noun

  • The small unused part of something (especially the end of a cigarette that is left after smoking)
  • The part of a check that is retained as a record
  • A torn part of a ticket returned to the holder as a receipt
  • A small piece
  • A short piece remaining on a trunk or stem where a branch is lost
  • A short part left after a larger part has been broken off or used up
  • A part of a ticket that is kept by the person who uses the ticket
  • A piece of paper that is attached to a check and has information (such as the amount and the date) printed on it

verb

  • Strike (one's toe) accidentally against an object
  • Clear of weeds by uprooting them
  • Extinguish by crushing
  • Pull up (weeds) by their roots
  • To put out (a cigarette) by pressing it down against something

Is Stub a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
6
Words with Friends
8

The word Stub is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Stub in a Sentence

  • Hold onto your ticket stub in case you leave the theater and want to come back in again.
  • An ashtray full of cigarette stubs

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