Definition of Rubby

1. an alcoholic given to drinking rubbing alcohol [n -BIES]



Lexicographical Neighbors of Rubby

rubbishes
rubbishing
rubbishy
rubbit
rubble
rubbled
rubbles
rubblestone
rubblework
rubblier
rubbliest
rubbling
rubbly
rubboard
rubboards
rubby (current term)
rubby-dub
rubdown
rubdowns
rube
rubeanic acid
rubedinous
rubedo
rubefacience
rubefacient
rubefacients
rubefaction
rubefactions
rubefied
rubefies

Literary usage of Rubby

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Works of ... Edmund Burke by Edmund Burke (1827)
"to cultivate the rubby crop which is now on " the ground, and seems plentiful." Report, dated the 20th of February, ..."

2. A Collection of Treaties, Engagements, and Sanads Relating to India and by India Foreign and Political Dept (1892)
"... Vizier has also agreed upon these conditions to remit the obligation by that Article in the former Treaties, from this date, the fourteenth of rubby-ul ..."

3. A Selection from the Despatches, Treaties, and Other Papers of the Marquess by Arthur Wellesley Wellington, Richard Wellesley Wellesley, Sidney James Owen (1877)
"Signed, sealed, and exchanged, at Hyderabad, ist September, AD 1798, or 19th rubby- ul-awul, AH 1213. Separate article appertaining to the perpetual ..."

4. The Asiatic Annual Register: Or, A View of the History of Hindustan, and of edited by Lawrence Dundas Campbell, E. Samuel (1809)
"The partie^ mutually swear, according to their respective faith», to abide by these engagements. Dated ihe Both of rubby-ut- ..."

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