(noun, verb)


1. a hexahedron with six equal squares as faces

Definition categories: shape

2. a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides

Similar word(s): block

Definition categories: shape, solid

3. the product of three equal terms

Definition categories: quantity, number

4. any of several tropical American woody plants of the genus Lonchocarpus whose roots are used locally as a fish poison and commercially as a source of rotenone

Definition categories: plant, subshrub, suffrutex

5. a block in the (approximate) shape of a cube

Definition categories: man–made, block

Sentences with cube as a noun:

- a sugar cube

- a stock cube

- the cube of 2 is 8

- My co-worker annoys me by throwing things over the walls of my cube.


1. raise to the third power

Definition categories: cognition, multiply

2. cut into cubes

- cube the cheese

Similar word(s): dice

Definition categories: contact, cut

Sentences with cube as a verb:

- Three cubed can be written as 33, and equals twenty-seven.

- Cube the ham right after adding the curry to the rice.

- He likes to cube now and then.