hub·​by | \ ˈhə-bē How to pronounce hubby (audio) \
plural hubbies

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Examples of hubby in a Sentence

my hubby's been gone on a business trip all week, and I really miss him
Recent Examples on the Web Hailey Baldwin and her hubby Justin Bieber escaped their massive mansion for a getaway in the deserts of Utah. Kelsey Stiegman, Seventeen, 25 May 2022 That's just a short train ride away from her awesome house, where her genial hubby and goofy son wait patiently. Darren Franich,, 10 May 2022 Peltz swapped wedding white for a hot pink gown by while her new hubby wore an ivory suit. Sara M Moniuszko, USA TODAY, 3 May 2022 So good, in fact, that Hailey couldn't resist to gush about her hubby on Instagram. Carolyn Twersky, Seventeen, 2 May 2022 From conquering her fear of heights to twirling around with rhythmic gymnasts, to tattooing her hubby, holistic healing, cooking thanksgiving dinner and officiating a wedding. Gil Kaufman, Billboard, 25 Mar. 2022 Ci Ci and her hubby snapped photos with sports-meets-music couple Noami Osaka and rapper bae Cordae. Essence, 14 Feb. 2022 The actress just rang in the last birthday of her 40s by enjoying a vacation with her hubby. Essence, 30 Oct. 2021 The royal pair share an intense relationship, which stems from Markle's chart activating the area of her hubby's that is associated with partnership. Topher Gauk-roger,, 30 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of hubby

1688, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for hubby

by alteration

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28 May 2022

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“Hubby.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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