Examples of stubble in a Sentence
He ran his hand over his stubble.
Recent Examples of stubble from the Web
Paul Manafort seems to have lost his polish, a new mugshot reveals, showing the once-dapper, well-coiffed power player with gray hair and facial stubble.
Body hair's presence is just that atypical, even though few things are more natural and universal than leg stubble.
Certain things are just meant to be scratchy, like a cat’s tongue and the lower half of Zayn Malik’s face (his stubble is perfection, OK?!).
But the man in a simple black habit who met me was young, with kind eyes, a boyish face, and a light shading of stubble.
Police described the suspect as a Hispanic male, about 25 years old, 6 feet 2 inches tall, weighing about 250 pounds with black slicked-back hair, a mustache with stubble on his face and thick eyebrows.
Image Sarah is on the other side of a heavy white curtain with Michael, a genial young man with precision stubble.
Russians are generally a clean-shaven bunch — no hipster beards over here — and even a sprinkling of stubble is usually hard to find on the streets and subways of Moscow.
Others wanted to learn how to hide discoloration from laser hair removal and electrolysis, or to cover up stubble.
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STUBBLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of stubble for English Language Learners
: short hairs growing from the face of a man who has not shaved very recently
: the short ends of crops left in the ground after the crops have been cut down
STUBBLE Defined for Kids
Definition of stubble for Students
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