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stud1

 
pronunciation:
stuhd
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a nail with a rounded knob or head that sticks out. Studs were once used as protective devices attached to weapons or armor and are now used to decorate clothing and furniture.
definition 2: a small button that is put through a hole to fasten an article of clothing.
definition 3: an upright post in a wall that provides support for paneling, boards, or other kinds of siding.
definition 4: a pin or peg attached to an automobile tire to help it grip a road surface firmly.
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: studs, studding, studded
definition: to set with studs or something like studs.
He studded his leather jacket to make it fancier.The sky is studded with stars.
similar words:
dot
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