Definition of stub:
nubble, arse, centre, return, bump, bang, tail end, short end, heart and soul, single, ticketing, ass, trash, tail, rump, junk, buns, prat, bottom, debris, cinder, rear end, gist, butt end, kernel, fundament, tooshie, waste, dock, ember, bum, keister, leftover, hind end, cigaret, core, rear, charcoal, cigarette, ort, soot, behind, on the door, walk into, ticket, sum, ash, garbage, butt, stern, butt joint, check stub, scrap, nitty-gritty, skin, hindquarters, fanny, landfill, fumes, sold out, trip, target, inwardness, root, remainder, e-waste, pith, spark, fragment, buttocks, counterfoil, cancellation, snag, center, backside, substance, remains, end, shard, nates, essence, oddment, open ticket, meat, laughingstock, scrape, fag end, litter, tush, stooge, derriere, marrow, brand, heart, catch, crack, remnant, ruin, can, posterior, nub, smoke, seat, ticket stub, goat, coffin nail, abrade.
On a large bulletin board by the roadside were stenciled these words Forty thousand acres of timber, besides crops, fences and buildings destroyed by fire, started from a cigarette stub carelessly thrown away.- "See America First", Orville O. Hiestand.
- "Torchy and Vee", Sewell Ford.
- "A Year in the Fields", John Burroughs.