verb (unsubs, unsubbing, unsubbed)[no object] • informal
- Unsubscribe: a month will cost you just $25 and it’s easy to unsub if you decide it isn’t for youMore example sentences
- Some are angry because they have to listen to the longer reviews (some are unsubbing).
- But if you "complete" the game and will never play it again and unsub what's to lose?
- I unsubbed last year after too many enclosures of piano recitals.
nounUS • informal
- (In police use) a person of unknown identity who is the subject of a criminal investigation: putting together these insights will help police come up with a composite picture of the unsubMore example sentences
- The FBI agents use their profiling and investigative skills to identify the unsub.
- One of the things we began saying in some of our profiles was that the unsub—the unknown subject—would drive a policelike vehicle.
- The FBI in its investigation concluded that “the bloody palm print located on the passenger door would have to have been left by the unsub.”
1970s: abbreviation of unknown subject or unidentified subject.