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Covered with stubble.‘a stubbly chin’
bristly, unshaven, fuzzy, whiskery, whiskered, hairy, beardedView synonyms
- ‘The guy gets comfy, a look of anticipation on his stubbly face.’
- ‘These guys are luscious-haired, stubbly, torrid and tattooed, and often look as if they've tipped up with a hangover.’
- ‘The 33-year-old, stationed in Harlem, ran his hand through his hair, his face blackened and stubbly.’
- ‘‘It's a big deal,’ says Bushido, stroking his stubbly chin.’
- ‘All my life I've been blessed with stubbly, almost invisible eyelashes, discrete, modest, and no trouble at all.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.