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Hubby  adj.  Full of hubs or protuberances; as, a road that has been frozen while muddy is hubby. (U.S.)

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"Hubby" Quotes from Famous Books

... did; yet you see they were ready to think the worst of you. They nearly always do when there's a man in the case. That's a weakness of our sex, dear. My, what a vindictive old Turk that Bush must have been! Well, you aren't working. Come and stay with me. Hubby's got a two-year contract with the World Advertising Company. We'll be located here that long at least. Come and stay with us. We'll show these little-minded folk a thing or ...
— North of Fifty-Three • Bertrand W. Sinclair

... Brooks Bladen is got up even more arty than Hubby. Maybe it wa'n't sugar sackin' or furniture burlap, but that's what the stuff looked like. It's gathered jaunty just under her armpits and hangs in long folds to the floor, with a thick rope of yellow silk knotted careless at one side with the tassels danglin' below her knee, while around ...
— On With Torchy • Sewell Ford

... "Hubby, you know better than that. You know you do. Doctors all say that the turpentine in pine wood is good for ...
— Innocents abroad • Mark Twain

... people by their given names more easily. "The fat cranky lady back there beside you, who is pretending that she can't hear me giving her away, is Mrs. Sam'l Clark; and this hungry-looking squirt up here beside me is Dave Dyer, who keeps his drug store running by not filling your hubby's prescriptions right—fact you might say he's the guy that put the 'shun' in 'prescription.' So! Well, leave us take the bonny bride home. Say, doc, I'll sell you the Candersen place for three thousand plunks. Better be thinking about building a new ...
— Main Street • Sinclair Lewis

... I.W. It's because I—I never dreamed that there was anything like this coming to me. To live around in rooms, year in and year out, in the lonesomest town in the world, and then, all of a sudden, a home of your own and a hubby of your own and a daughter of your own, why—I dunno—sometimes when I think of them days it's like life was a big red devil with horns and a tail that I'd got away from. Why, if it was to get me again, I—I dunno, ...
— Humoresque - A Laugh On Life With A Tear Behind It • Fannie Hurst

... loving eyes at her hubby, and the little baby robins sang a chorus of joy at the very privilege of ...
— Evening Round Up - More Good Stuff Like Pep • William Crosbie Hunter

Words linked to "Hubby" :   married man, uxoricide, wife, house husband, husband, househusband, married person, mate, spouse, family man, benedict, partner, benedick, better half, cuckold

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