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snubby

[snuhb-ee] /ˈsnʌb i/
adjective, snubbier, snubbiest.
1.
somewhat snub, as the nose.
2.
short and thick or wide; stubby; stumpy:
snubby fingers.
3.
tending to snub people.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; snub + -y1
Related forms
snubbiness, noun
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snubby

noun

A cheap, short-barreled revolver; saturday night special: cheap, concealable guns with short barrels called ''snubbies''/ the short-barreled handguns known as ''snubbies'' (1970s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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