Pronunciation: (stub'ē), [key]
—adj., -bi•er, -bi•est.
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 beard.
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