Could Amaldi think that she meant to be "glacial" and "snubby" to him?
Her tone was "snubby" in the extreme, but Eustace was utterly silent for a moment.
"Bassett tags around after him like a tame sheep—I don't like either one of them," said snubby.
"This was on the bulletin board," said snubby to Teeny-bits.
Among those restless spirits who longed for some way to speed the minutes was snubby Turner.
He could not believe that snubby Turner had anything to do with it.
He kept thinking of snubby Turner climbing down the fire escape.
Miellyn hastily bent and wiped the blood from the snubby nose.
Teeny-bits was embarrassed by snubby's words, for they made it all the more difficult to say what was in his mind.
With her snubby nose and her yellow braids, she'll grow into just another white-faced doll as Milly.
To burden or assail with excessive demands, work, etc; overwhelm: until a frailer man than he would have been snowed under (1880+)