Definition of stubbly in English:


Pronunciation /ˈstəb(ə)lē/ /ˈstəb(ə)li/

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adjectivestubblier, stubbliest

  • Covered with stubble.

    ‘a stubbly chin’
    • ‘‘It's a big deal,’ says Bushido, stroking his stubbly chin.’
    • ‘The 33-year-old, stationed in Harlem, ran his hand through his hair, his face blackened and stubbly.’
    • ‘The guy gets comfy, a look of anticipation on his stubbly face.’
    • ‘These guys are luscious-haired, stubbly, torrid and tattooed, and often look as if they've tipped up with a hangover.’
    • ‘All my life I've been blessed with stubbly, almost invisible eyelashes, discrete, modest, and no trouble at all.’
    bristly, unshaven, fuzzy, whiskery, whiskered, hairy, bearded
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