Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Cub"

The meaning of "Cub" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does the days-old cub mean?
A: Unless it is a saying I have never heard of.

It refers to a cub, who is only a few days old.

Like if you stumbled on an infant baby bear who lost it's mother. You might refer to it as a days-old cub.

I suppose there may be someone out there who refers to young people as days-old cubs but it's not common at all where I am from.
Q: What does The cub tore the orange open with his claws mean?
A: It's not quite the same as peeling the orange. He broke the fruit open rather than removing the peel.

Example sentences using "Cub"

Q: Please show me example sentences with cub.
A: what 'cub' do you mean exactly?

Synonyms of "Cub" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between child(or baby) and cub ?
A: A child is a young person.
A cub is a young bear, fox, tiger or cheetah.
Other kinds of young animals have special names.
For example, young cats are kittens and young dogs are puppies.

"Baby" can be used for people or animals, especially if you don't know the special word for a young animal.
For example, if you do not know that young birds are called "chicks", you can say "baby bird" instead.
Q: What is the difference between cub and puppy ?
A: no, a baby wolf is called a pup.
Q: What is the difference between cub and puppy ?
A: A cub is a word for a baby lion, tiger, or bear
A puppy is specifically a baby dog

We use different words for different baby animals for example: cat -> kitten, horse -> foal

Translations of "Cub"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? cub
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? cub
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? cubs
A: Cubs? Like baby bears?

Other questions about "Cub"

Q: Please show me how to pronounce cub, cup.
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Q: brave cubs and the mother polar bear protecting them against the male polar bear. such an awesome family! does this sound natural?
A: The mother polar bear protects her cubs against the male polar bear; such an awesome family!
Q: The cubs are not old enought to find food for themselves, so the mother has to raise them. does this sound natural?
A: Great 😊
Q: I hope the cubs are gonna break the Billy goat's curse. does this sound natural?
A: The Cubs is the name of a team, and it should be written with a capital C. Same for Goat, it was part of the name of the tavern, so it should be capitalized.
It's usually referred to as "Billy Goat curse," or "the curse of the Billy Goat" but not Billy Goat's curse. I guess it's not incorrect though.

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