adjective chub·by \ˈchə-bē\

: somewhat fat


Full Definition of CHUBBY

:  plump <a chubby boy>
chub·bi·ness \ˈchə-bē-nəs\ noun

Examples of CHUBBY

  1. He was always chubby as a child.
  2. <the chubby baby had slimmed down by the time she was a toddler>

Origin of CHUBBY

First Known Use: 1722


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