Definitions for cubbyˈkʌb i
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a small, open, boxlike compartment or cupboard, as one used by children for storage.
Category: Common Vocabulary
Origin of cubby:
1835–45; dial. cub stall, shed (akin to cove1) + -y2
cubby, cubbyhole, snuggery, snug(noun)
a small secluded room
A small, confined space.
Origin: From cub "stall". Cognate with cagibi.
alt. of Cubbyhole