Hubby definition

hŭbē
Frequency:
A husband.
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(informal) A husband.
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The definition of hubby is an informal term for husband.

An example of a hubby is the man to whom a woman is married.

noun
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(informal, term of endearment) Husband.

Laura thought Jack was the most wonderful hubby in the world.

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(US) Full of hubs or protuberances.

A road that has been frozen while muddy is hubby.

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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
hubby
Plural:
hubbies

Adjective

Base Form:
hubby
Comparative:
hubbier
Superlative:
hubbiest

Origin of hubby

  • Alteration of husband

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Diminutive of husband with -y.

    From Wiktionary

  • hub +‎ -y

    From Wiktionary