hubby

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Diminutive of husband with -y.

Noun[edit]

hubby (plural hubbies)

  1. (informal, term of endearment) husband
    Laura thought Jack was the most wonderful hubby in the world.
Translations[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

hub +‎ -y

Adjective[edit]

hubby (comparative hubbier, superlative hubbiest)

  1. (US) Full of hubs or protuberances.
    A road that has been frozen while muddy is hubby.