1. [ noun ] a male child (a familiar term of address to a boy)
Synonyms: sonny lad sonny_boy laddie
Related terms: male_child
2. [ noun ] an awkward and inexperienced youth
Synonyms: rookie greenhorn
Related terms: novice
3. [ verb ] (biology) give birth to cubs, as of bears, for example
Related terms: litter
4. [ noun ] (zoology) the young of certain carnivorous mammals such as the bear or wolf or lion
Synonyms: young_carnivore
Related terms: young_mammal tiger_cub bear_cub lion_cub
Similar spelling:   cube