chub: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (chub), [key]
— pl. chub, chubs.
- a common freshwater fish, Leuciscus cephalus, of European waters, having a thick, fusiform body.
- any of various related fishes.
- any of several unrelated American fishes, esp. the tautog and whitefishes of the genus Coregonus, of the Great Lakes.
- chub (Thesaurus)