Meaning of carb


Pronunciation: (kärb), [key]
— n. Informal.
  1. a carburetor.


Pronunciation: (kärb), [key]
— Slang. Slang.
  1. carbohydrate.
  1. to eat large quantities of carbohydrates before a major physical exertion in order to store up energy (usually fol. by up): Some marathon runners carb up on spaghetti the night before a race.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. var. ofbefore a vowel: carbazole.
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