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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Short and fat.

Usage examples (6)
  • Dr. Owen Pugh defines the word as what is squabby, bulky.
  • Over the kitchen fire, like an evil spirit of the squabby order, crouched Mrs Catanach, waiting for Jean; no one else was to be found.
  • She seemed nearly as long as a harbour tug, though much more squabby; and she otherwise so much resembled the Lilliputian steamers of Lake
  • A latticed window of carved wood was set in one wall; there was a profusion of squabby pluffy cushions and fat carpets everywhere, and Lalun's silver for more
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