from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To do hastily, imperfectly, or sloppily.
  • v. To daub; to stain; to cover carelessly.
  • v. To slobber.
  • n. A person who, or a machine which slubs.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A slubbing machine.
  • transitive v. To do lazily, imperfectly, or coarsely.
  • transitive v. To daub; to stain; to cover carelessly.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To daub; stain; sully; soil; obscure.
  • To do in a slovenly, careless manner, or with unbecoming haste; slur over.
  • To act or proceed in a slovenly, careless, or hurried manner.
  • To dress (wool).
  • n. Any viscous substance.
  • n. Half-twined or ill-twined woolen thread.
  • n. One who slubs or who manages a slubbing-machine.
  • n. A slubbing-machine.


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