jub

n
British
a menial or junior worker, a gofer. The word, of uncertain origin, was used in the City of London financial markets from the late 1990s to refer, often dismissively, to messengers and 'back-office' underlings.
► Get a jub to do it.

Contemporary slang . 2014.

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  • jub — jub·bah; jub·bul·pore; jub·ba; …   English syllables

  • Jub — Jub, n. [Perh. corrupted fr. jug.] A vessel for holding ale or wine; a jug. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Jub'e — Ju b[ e] , n. [F.] (Arch.) (a) A chancel screen or rood screen. (b) The gallery above such a screen, from which certain parts of the service were formerly read. See {Rood loft}, under {Rood}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • JUB — may refer to: * Jacobs University Bremen, a private research university in Germany. The use this abbreviation is actively discouraged by the administration of the Institution. * Jaiminiya Upanishad Brahmana, a Vedic text * JustUsBoys, a gay… …   Wikipedia

  • Jub — (Jubo), Fluß in Ostafrika, so v.w. Dschub …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Jub — (Juba, Dschub, Dschubache, Dscheb, Djeb), nordostafrik. Fluß, entspringt südl. von Schoa im Fukesgebirge, mündet bei Kismaju in den Ind. Ozean. – J. (Akobo), Quellfluß des Pibor, eines südl. Zuflusses des Sobat …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • JUB — Flughafen Dschuba …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • jub — Used when reading a word or phrase that cannot be usally spoken in any language, especially in comic books with phrases such as!?! We have to find the orb !?(spoken as jub) …   Dictionary of american slang

  • JUB — Juba, Sudan (Regional » Airport Codes) * Jacked Up Broad (Internet » Chat) * Journal For Users Of Burroughs (Community » Media) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • JUB — Juba, Sudan internationale Flughafen Kennung …   Acronyms

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