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Meaning & Definition of Sub in English

English

Sub

/səb/

noun

1. A large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments)

  • Different names are used in different sections of the united states
    synonym:
  • bomber
  • ,
  • grinder
  • ,
  • hero
  • ,
  • hero sandwich
  • ,
  • hoagie
  • ,
  • hoagy
  • ,
  • Cuban sandwich
  • ,
  • Italian sandwich
  • ,
  • poor boy
  • ,
  • sub
  • ,
  • submarine
  • ,
  • submarine sandwich
  • ,
  • torpedo
  • ,
  • wedge
  • ,
  • zep

2. A submersible warship usually armed with torpedoes

    synonym:
  • submarine
  • ,
  • pigboat
  • ,
  • sub
  • ,
  • U-boat

verb

1. Be a substitute

  • "The young teacher had to substitute for the sick colleague"
  • "The skim milk substitutes for cream--we are on a strict diet"
    synonym:
  • substitute
  • ,
  • sub
  • ,
  • stand in
  • ,
  • fill in