Last modified on 16 June 2014, at 07:26

hubby

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Diminutive of husband with -y.

NounEdit

hubby (plural hubbies)

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

Etymology 2Edit

hub +‎ -y

AdjectiveEdit

hubby (comparative hubbier, superlative hubbiest)

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