slubby

adjective (1)
slub·​by | \ ˈsləbi, -lu̇bi \
-er/-est

Definition of slubby

 (Entry 1 of 2)

chiefly dialectal
: muddy

slubby

adjective (2)
slub·​by | \ ˈsləbē \
-er/-est

Definition of slubby (Entry 2 of 2)

of a textile
: having slubs

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History and Etymology for slubby

Adjective (1)

obsolete Dutch slubbe slub + English -y

Adjective (2)

slub entry 4 + -y

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“Slubby.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/slubby. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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