chubby

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adjective chub·by \ˈchə-bē\

Definition of chubby

chubbier

chubbiest

  1. :  plump <a chubby boy>

chubbiness

play \ˈchə-bē-nəs\ noun

Examples of chubby in a sentence

  1. He was always chubby as a child.

  2. <the chubby baby had slimmed down by the time she was a toddler>

Origin and Etymology of chubby

chub


First Known Use: 1722


CHUBBY Defined for English Language Learners

chubby

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adjective chub·by \ˈchə-bē\

Definition of chubby for English Language Learners

  • : somewhat fat


CHUBBY Defined for Kids

chubby

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adjective chub·by \ˈchə-bē\

Definition of chubby for Students

chubbier

chubbiest

  1. :  somewhat fat <a chubby baby>



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