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nub

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  • nouncore, gist
  • nounbump, knot
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Synonyms for nub

noun core, gist
  • crux
  • upshot
  • basic
  • essence
  • heart
  • kernel
  • meat
  • nitty-gritty
  • nubbin
  • nucleus
  • pith
  • point
  • short
  • substance
  • bottom line
  • meat and potatoes

Antonyms for nub

  • exterior
  • exteriority
  • outside
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More words related to nub

bulb

noun. globular object
  • ball
  • bunch
  • corm
  • corn
  • globe
  • head
  • knob
  • nodule
  • nub
  • protuberance
  • swelling
  • tuber
  • tumor

contents

noun. elements of larger object
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