- covered with stubs or stubble
- short and heavy or dense: stubby bristles
- short and thickset
(comparative stubbier, superlative stubbiest)
The stubby (the beer bottle) is widely used in Australia, New Zealand and in Europe. In Canada it was used almost exclusively from 1962-1986, as part of a standardisation drive.The alternative form stubbie is common in Australian and New Zealand English usage.
From stub +"Ž -y.