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  • n. Plural form of stud.
  • n. A pair of shoes or boots which have studs on the bottom to aid grip.
  • n. Tires/tyres with metal protrusions used for improved traction on snow and ice in winter.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • I did, however, get some screw-in studs from Simms.

    Feel It In Your Sole

  • It's a mix of exploration, puzzle-solving and light platforming, in which players gather up "studs" -- the Lego universe's version of currency -- and work their way through locations and scenarios from the Potter universe.

    Winnipeg Sun

  • May 24th, 2006 at 2: 02 pm katy says: hey aphro – show us your stuff … let’s just pretend good ol’ studs is amanda’s uncle – what do you have to say about that? i’m just curious …

    Think Progress » Bush Administration Uses ‘State Secrets Privilege’ To Escape Accountability

  • Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes - I bought a new pair of Simms G4 boots - and the studs are an absolute necessity.

    Get Studs for Rubber-Soled Wading Boots

  • In the Oregon case, a kiosk employee mistakenly sprayed the starter earrings, called studs, with disinfectant, which apparently wasn't doing its job well either -- health-department investigators cultured bacteria off the bottle.

    Medicine: An Earful At The Mall

  • The front of his shirt is befrilled and embroidered, and his studs are the largest diamonds; not even financiers in England wear such important stones.

    The Land of The Blessed Virgin; Sketches and Impressions in Andalusia

  • The individuality of jewels, with is unique sculpture, are replicated so that no one but the customer will know the studs is the Links of London Studs.

  • What if their so-called studs Gio Gonzalez and Brett Anderson become duds?

    Halos Heaven

  • Aston Villa have a handful of players that are classified as studs due to the "automatic" 4 points they should pick up for featuring twice in the Fantasy Premier League.

    Soccer Blogs - latest posts

  • So men will judge the "studs" to have some sort of heroic status because sex is their hardwired primary goal.

    The stud vs. slut issue.

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