One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘The high lord of filth paused to consider this, scratching at his stubbled chin with one yellow and split talon.’
- ‘He may strut about full of stubbled swagger, but the guy is only 21 and still establishing himself as France's No 10.’
- ‘Beyond a stubbled field was the vast riverbed; then stark, pale, folded mountains.’
- ‘I suggest all you boys rush out there and try it - there's nothing like a prickly, stubbled cheek.’
- ‘The mayor, the imam, the sheik and some stubbled men all took seats around the long table.’
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