What does the word cub mean?

Usage examples for cub

  1. And- yes, for the sake of that young cub of a man that had ordered him out of the office. – The Son of his Father by Ridgwell Cullum
  2. It all made the cub feel dreadfully small, dreadfully alone. – Dusty Star by Olaf Baker
  3. I don't believe he will accept your offer, for he's an independent little cub and, as I have put him to work, I can't insist upon it. – Dick in the Everglades by A. W. Dimock