Definition of 'stub out'
Translations for 'stub out'
British English: stub out /stʌb aʊt/ VERB
When someone stubs out a cigarette, they put it out by pressing it against something hard.
A sign told visitors to stub out their cigarettes.
- American English: stub out
- Arabic: يُطْفِئُ السِّيجارَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: apagar
- Chinese: 踩熄
- Croatian: ugasiti cigaretu
- Czech: zamáčknout cigaretu
- Danish: skodde
- Dutch: doven
- European Spanish: apagar cigarrillo
- Finnish: tumpata
- French: écraser cigarette
- German: ausdrücken Zigarette
- Greek: σβήνω τσιγάρο
- Italian: spegnere
- Japanese: 火をもみ消す
- Korean: 비벼 불을 끄다
- Norwegian: stumpe
- Polish: zgasić
- European Portuguese: apagar
- Romanian: a stingedespre țigări
- Russian: гасить сигарету
- Spanish: apagar
- Swedish: släcka
- Thai: ขยี้ให้ดับ
- Turkish: sigarayı söndürmek
- Ukrainian: гасити
- Vietnamese: dập tắt
Definition of stub out from the Collins English Dictionary
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