Definitions for stubbyˈstʌb i

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

stub•byˈstʌb i(adj.)-bi•er, -bi•est.

  1. of or resembling a stub.

  2. short and thick or broad; thickset or squat:

    stubby fingers.

  3. consisting of or abounding in stubs.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stubby(adj)

    short and blunt

    "stubby fingers"; "a stubby pencil"


  1. stubby(Noun)

    A small bottle of beer.

  2. stubby(Adjective)

    Abounding with stubs.

  3. stubby(Adjective)

    Like a stub; short, especially cut short, thick and stiff; stunted; stubbed.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stubby(adj)

    abounding with stubs

  2. Stubby(adj)

    short and thick; short and strong, as bristles

Translations for stubby

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


being a stub, or short and thick like a stub

a stubby tail; stubby fingers.

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