A small room; a cubbyhole.
Origin of cubbyShort for cubbyhole.
- A small, confined space.
Variant of cubbyhole
- a small, enclosed space or room that confines snugly or uncomfortably
- a small, open compartment as in a desk; pigeonhole
Origin of cubbyholediminutive ; from British dialect, dialectal cub, little shed (akin to Middle High German kobe, cage, stall: for Indo-European base see cove) + hole