In 2008, they set their sights on Donna Karan, dubbing the designer a “Bunny Butcher.”
Opponents saw her as a Trojan Horse for the ousted president, dubbing her Xiomel, a conflation of the couple's nicknames.
They gave thanks, dubbing their new home Providence Island, and then moved immediately to secure the adjacent mainland.
The group memorialized him by dubbing itself the Tooka gang and the surrounding neighborhood “Tookaville.”
The Syrian government denied any involvement in the blast, dubbing the bombing a “heinous crime.”
The ceremony of dubbing a knight, and the consequent embrace formerly customary on the occasion.
Cf. accolade, a blow with the flat of a sword in dubbing a knight.
Both sorts of leather “muzzumas” require to be kept soft and pliable with dubbing (momrogan), which “syces” never think necessary.
He felled the tree, and, lopping off the upper part, began the laborious work of dubbing out the waka.
As the work had already been put together, there was little or no dubbing necessary.
"give a name to," originally "make a knight," from late Old English dubbian "knight by striking with a sword" (11c.), a late word, perhaps borrowed from Old French aduber "equip with arms, adorn" (11c.) of uncertain origin, but there are phonetic difficulties. Meaning "provided with a name" is from 1590s. Related: Dubbed; dubbing.
"add or alter sound on film," 1929, shortening of double; so called because it involves re-recording voices onto a soundtrack. The type of re-mixed reggae music was so called from 1974, probably for the same reason. Related: Dubbed; dubbing.
: A flood of dub versions followed
A form of reggae music marked by weird, unexpected, and discontinuous sounds: The hypnotic weirdness of such music has helped make dub the most popular form of reggae
[1970s+; probably fr the electronic technique of dubbing, ''doubling,'' sound tracks]
[1920s+; fr double]