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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [chuhb-ee]
    • /ˈtʃʌb i/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [chuhb-ee]
    • /ˈtʃʌb i/

Definitions of chubbiness word

  • adjective chubbiness round and plump: a chubby child; a chubby face. 1
  • noun chubbiness The state or quality of being chubby. 1

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Origin of chubbiness

First appearance:

before 1605
One of the 40% oldest English words
First recorded in 1605-15; chub + -y1

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Parts of speech for Chubbiness


chubbiness popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 77% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data about 75% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

chubbiness usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for chubbiness

noun chubbiness

  • overweight — weighing too much or more than is considered normal, proper, etc.: overweight luggage; an overweight patient; two letters that may be overweight.
  • fatness — the state or condition of being fat; obesity; corpulence.
  • bulk — You can refer to something's bulk when you want to emphasize that it is very large.
  • paunchy — having a large and protruding belly; potbellied: a paunchy middle-aged man.
  • stout — bulky in figure; heavily built; corpulent; thickset; fat: She is getting too stout for her dresses. Synonyms: big, rotund, stocky, portly, fleshy. Antonyms: thin, lean, slender, slim; skinny, scrawny.

Antonyms for chubbiness

noun chubbiness

  • slenderness — having a circumference that is small in proportion to the height or length: a slender post.

Top questions with chubbiness

  • how to reduce face chubbiness?
  • how to lose chubbiness?
  • how to get rid of chubbiness?

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