English version

stub something ↔ out

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishstub something ↔ out phrasal verbSTOP something THAT IS HAPPENINGto stop a cigarette from burning by pressing the end of it against something stub→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
stub outCoughing, Mate stubbed his cigar out before starting to fiddle with the equipment.Lili had already smoked three cigarettes and stubbed them out in her saucer, devil-may-care, and Mrs Monro had said nothing.And some one had just stubbed a cigarette out in Niki's cake.
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Verb table
stub
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theystub
he, she, itstubs
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theystubbed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave stubbed
he, she, ithas stubbed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad stubbed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill stub
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have stubbed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam stubbing
he, she, itis stubbing
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you, we, theyare stubbing
Past
I, he, she, itwas stubbing
you, we, theywere stubbing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been stubbing
he, she, ithas been stubbing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been stubbing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be stubbing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been stubbing
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