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adjective as in short and thick


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The stumpy bot boasts enough balance to skateboard and walk a slackline.

He went to a cupboard, and produced a stumpy, but capacious bottle, and three glasses.

Pushing on, we soon emerged into a stumpy field, at the head of a steep valley, which swept around toward the west.

To Stumpy and Ebenezer, who nosed affectionately at his legs, he paid no attention beyond a careless touch of caress.

Then, to steady him, he gave him his bundle to carry up to the cabin, and proudly 47 Stumpy trotted on ahead with it.

He seated himself upon his desk, his short, stumpy legs swinging in front of him.

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On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to stumpy, such as: chunky, pudgy, squat, stocky, and stubby.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.