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Definition 1: the new sounds added by dubbing - [noun denoting cognition]

(dub is a kind of ...) the subjective sensation of hearing something

"he strained to hear the faint sounds"

Definition 2: give a nickname to - [verb of communication]

Synonyms for dub in the sense of this definition

(dub is a kind of ...) assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to

"They named their son David" "The new school was named after the famous Civil Rights leader"

Definition 3: provide (movies) with a soundtrack of a foreign language - [verb of communication]

(dub is a kind of ...) make (motion picture sound) exactly simultaneous with the action

"synchronize this film"

(dub implies ...) restate (words) from one language into another language

"I have to translate when my in-laws from Austria visit the U.S." "Can you interpret the speech of the visiting dignitaries?" "She rendered the French poem into English" "He translates for the U.N."

(dub belongs to category ...) a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement

"they went to a movie every Saturday night" "the film was shot on location"

Samples where dub or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The Beatles were knighted

Synonyms for dub in the sense of this definition

(dub is a kind of ...) give a title to someone; make someone a member of the nobility

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