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stumpy

[stuhm-pee] /ˈstʌm pi/
adjective, stumpier, stumpiest.
1.
of the nature of or resembling a stump.
2.
short and thick; stubby; stocky.
3.
abounding in stumps:
a stumpy field.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; stump + -y1
Related forms
stumpily, adverb
stumpiness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for stumpiness

stumpy

/ˈstʌmpɪ/
adjective stumpier, stumpiest
1.
short and thickset like a stump; stubby
2.
abounding in or full of stumps
Derived Forms
stumpiness, noun
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