Definition of hubby in English:

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hubby

Pronunciation: /ˈhʌbi/

noun (plural hubbies)

informal
A husband.
Example sentences
  • The hubby on the other hand is opposite from me, he likes to be up all hours of the night/morning.
  • Do not start to panic if your hubby or wife has any of these sicknesses and you have not yet developed them.
  • If you don't find a wife or a hubby by a certain age, do you have a backup spouse in mind?

Origin

Late 17th century: familiar abbreviation.

Words that rhyme with hubby

chubby, clubby, cubby, grubby, nubby, scrubby, shrubby, stubby, tubby

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