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Meaning of PUB

Pronunciation:  pub

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  (British) tavern consisting of a building with a bar and public rooms; often provides light meals

PUB is a 3 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: gin mill, pothouse, public house, saloon, taphouse
 See Also: alehouse, bar, barroom, free house, ginmill, tap house, taproom, tavern



Computing Dictionary

1. PUBlishing. A 1972 text-formatting language for tops-10, with syntax based on sail. Influenced tex and scribe. ["PUB: The Document Compiler", Larry Tesler, Stanford AI Proj Op Note, Sept 1972].

2. /pub, the top-level, publicly accessible directory on most anonymous ftp archives. This is usually where the interesting files are. See pubic directory.