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verb [transitive] dub pronunciation in British English /dʌb/
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present tense
I/you/we/theydub
he/she/itdubs
present participledubbing
past tensedubbed
past participledubbed
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  1. 1
    mainly journalism to give someone or something a particular name or description, often a humorous one

    The press have dubbed her ‘the Quiet Princess’.

    The castle was dubbed the ‘pink palace’.

  2. 3
    to give a man a knighthood (=a title given by a king or queen for special achievements or service to his country)

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