Definition of tubby:
fleshy, overweight, obese, big, full, chunky, squat, pudgy, buxom, stumpy, short, fat, low-set, squatty, gross, portly, rotund, ample, plumpish, lardy, chubby, blubbery, beefy, plump, zaftig, podgy, dumpy, corpulent, stout, round, replete, roly-poly.
- "The Boy Scouts On The Range", Lieut. Howard Payson.
- "The Red Fairy Book", Various.
And up toward the west, on a bridle- path between the hills and the river, as you came toward Fort Washington, going to Tubby Hook- we are refined nowadays, and Tubby Hook is " Inwood"- Heaven help it!- "The Story of a New York House", Henry Cuyler Bunner.