Stubbiness
Stubbiness \Stub"bi*ness\, n. The state of being stubby. [1913 Webster]

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  • stubbiness — See stubbily. * * * …   Universalium

  • stubbiness — noun The state or condition of being stubby …   Wiktionary

  • stubbiness — n. quality of being short and broad, thickness, squatness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stubbiness — stub·bi·ness …   English syllables

  • stubbiness — noun the property of being short and broad • Syn: ↑squatness • Derivationally related forms: ↑stubby, ↑squat (for: ↑squatness) • Hypernyms: ↑lowness …   Useful english dictionary

  • squatness — noun the property of being short and broad • Syn: ↑stubbiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑stubby (for: ↑stubbiness), ↑squat • Hypernyms: ↑lowness …   Useful english dictionary

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  • stubby — stubbily, adv. stubbiness, n. /stub ee/, adj., stubbier, stubbiest. 1. of the nature of or resembling a stub. 2. short and thick or broad; thick set or squat: stubby fingers. 3. consisting of or abounding in stubs. 4. bristly, as the hair or… …   Universalium

  • stubby — adjective (stubbier, stubbiest) short and thick. noun (plural stubbies) Austral./NZ informal a small squat bottle of beer. Derivatives stubbily adverb stubbiness noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • stubby — /ˈstʌbi / (say stubee) adjective (stubbier, stubbiest) 1. of the nature of or resembling a stub. 2. short and thick or broad; thickset. 3. consisting of or having many stubs. 4. bristly, as the hair or beard. –noun (plural stubbies) Also, stubbie …   Australian English dictionary

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