Definition of chubby in English:

chubby

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Pronunciation: /ˈtʃʌbi
 
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adjective (chubbier, chubbiest)

Derivatives

chubbily

adverb
More example sentences
  • She was a chubbily built woman with a pleasant countenance.

chubbiness

noun
More example sentences
  • Curly blond hair and chubbiness is also useful (although this is likely to have more influence on aunts and elderly neighbours than your parents).
  • The red hair had turned auburn, and the chubbiness had turned to muscle.
  • I felt oddly paternal, a sensation reinforced by his innocent features and his slight chubbiness.

Origin

early 17th century (in the sense 'short and thickset, like a chub'): from chub.

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