Definition of Fubby

1. a. Plump; chubby; short and stuffy; as a fubsy sofa.



Definition of Fubby

1. Adjective. plump or chubby ¹

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Definition of Fubby

1. fubsy [adj FUBBIER, FUBBIEST] - See also: fubsy

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fubby

ft-lb
fthm
ftiction
fts
ftsZ
ftuitful
fu'ivla
fuage
fub
fubbed
fubberies
fubbery
fubbier
fubbiest
fubbing
fubby (current term)
fubs
fubsier
fubsiest
fubsy
fucan
fucans
fucate
fuchs' endothelial dystrophy
fuchsia
fuchsialike
fuchsias
fuchsin
fuchsin agar

Literary usage of Fubby

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1. Biographical Sketches in Cornwall by Richard Polwhele (1831)
"... through the circles of fashion to hunt, Another Miss Jenny, or Tabitha Runt! Master Marmoset, all by the side of .Miss fubby, \'«1 away rush'd Miss ..."

2. Allen's Synonyms and Antonyms by Frederic Sturges Allen (1920)
"fleshy, ventricose (rare), obese (a formal or book word); spec. puffy, paunchy (inelegant), pot-bellied (vulgar), pursy, portly, pudgy, fubby, squab, plump, ..."

3. Literary Anecdotes of the Eighteenth Century: Comprising Biographical by John Nichols (1815)
"... that they are fubby. Soon after the vessel was launched, the King made a party to sail in this yacht down the river, and round the Kentish coast; and, ..."

4. Southey's Common-place Book by Robert Southey (1876)
"Sculptors and painters apply this epithet to children, and say, for instance, of the boys of Fiammingo, that they are fubby. In this yacht he narrowly ..."

5. Musical history, biography, and criticism by George Hogarth (1838)
"... that they are fubby. Soon after the vessel was launched, the king made a party to sail in this yacht down the river and round the Kentish coast; ..."

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