Thesaurus > Related Words: nub

  Words related to nub

Related / Similar Words: kernel, substance, core, center, essence, gist, heart, heart and soul, inwardness, marrow, meat, pith, sum, nitty-gritty, stub, nubble

 

Definition:
  • the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience; "the gist of the prosecutor''s argument"; "the heart and soul of the Republican Party"; "the nub of the story";
  • a small piece; "a nub of coal"; "a stub of a pencil";
  • a small lump or protuberance;

  •  
    Hyponyms: bare bones, hypostasis, quiddity, haecceity, quintessence, stuff, nubbin

     

    Derivational Morphology: summate

     

    Anagrams: bun

     

     
      Search Thesaurus

    Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
     
     
      
      Find words starting with:
       
    A
    B
    C
       
    D
    E
    F
       
    G
    H
    I
       
    J
    K
    L
       
    M
    N
    O
       
    P
    Q
    R
       
    S
    T
    U
       
    V
    W
    X
       
    Y
    Z