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Common misspellings for stumpy

stumic, studip, sotomayor, simpy, stepy, stemy, stemuli, stumoch, stuma, simpiy, stuip, stuomic, stuimuli, stamop, stumb, stemp, stampp, satamp, stumbe, septemper, timstamp, sytum, stymy, stoumic, stoumeck, stimga, stomy, stumch, stumich, stopy, stoumac, stumick, sompy, sttempt, stampe, stumph, stupi, stimuly, stumple, stumpt, stumik, sitemap, stepmom, stimey, stoumch, sumup.

Definitions of stumpy

  1.   Full of stumps; hard; strong.
  2.   Short and thick; stubby.
  3.   short and thick; as e. g. having short legs and heavy musculature; " some people seem born to be square and chunky"; " a dumpy little dumpling of a woman"; " dachshunds are long lowset dogs with drooping ears"; " a little church with a squat tower"; " a squatty red smokestack"; " a stumpy ungainly figure"
  4.   Money. " Forked out the stumpy."- Dickens. " Down with the stumpy."- Kingsley.
  5.   Full of stumps; short and thick.
  6.   Full of stumps; stubby.
  7.   Full of stumps; as, a stumpy field; colloquially, short and thick; as, stumpy fingers.
  8.   Resembling a stump; stout and thick.

Usage examples for stumpy

  1. They were stumpy in stature, and ragged in form for want of cultivation, or perhaps of congenial soil. ” – Byeways in Palestine by James Finn
  2. But according to his grandfather's account, the murdered gamekeeper, on the contrary, was a broadly- built, stumpy man. ” – Harvest by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  3. “ " Long Jack" and " Stumpy Bill" became " John Long" and " William Short". ” – Saltbush Bill, J.P., and Other Verses by A. B. Paterson
  4. The leader thereof is a stumpy but enormously important- looking private. ” – The First Hundred Thousand by Ian Hay
  5. “ Mrs. Lovenant- Smith's face was wrinkled like a dried apple, and the hand, though beautifully kept, was wrinkled too, and had, moreover, rather stumpy nails. ” – The Story of Louie by Oliver Onions
  6. It had a stumpy pointed tail. ” – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  7. And then, when she needed help most- on the day before the wedding- Stumpy saved her- and the quiet flame of his eyes was more than the brute power of his brother. ” – The Lamp in the Desert by Ethel M. Dell
  8. “ " I asked you before he signed on with me," said the captain, pointing a stumpy forefinger at him. ” – Dialstone Lane, Part 1. by W.W. Jacobs
  9. “ " Babe," a direct contrast to his brother, being thick- necked, stumpy and dark, had not failed to garner his share of the rich harvest. ” – The Plow-Woman by Eleanor Gates
  10. Fox wagged his stumpy tail and looked up with knowing eyes. ” – The Mysterious Rider by Zane Grey
  11. “ " See, Hoodie," cried Duke in delight, holding up his stumpy little forefinger, on which birdie was contentedly perched. ” – Hoodie by Mary Louisa Stewart Molesworth
  12. “ A hundred and fifty yards of green grass, with the skeleton that was once some old hay wagon up- ended in the middle of it, and sky- blue water showing through the grass blades in the depressions; a brown mud wall straggling along the other side of the green- more or less parallel to your breastwork, with white sandbags crowning it like an irregular coping; the inevitable stumpy stakes and masses of rusted barbed wire in front. ” – Letters from France by C. E. W. Bean
  13. “ " Try ag'in," coolly replied Stumpy – The Adventures of a Three-Guinea Watch by Talbot Baines Reed
  14. The same may be said of the different Cryptocephali, who all have stumpy limbs. ” – The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles by Jean Henri Fabre
  15. “ " I have had seven days of it, though," he thought; " and that will be enough to pay for the desk, the dinner, and the glasses, and make all right with Stumpy and Rowdy." ” – A Little Dinner at Timmins's by William Makepeace Thackeray
  16. “ " Tommy," said stumpy little Sammy Bantam, " it's a good thing you didn't live in Egypt, Tommy, in the days of Joseph." ” – Queer Stories for Boys and Girls by Edward Eggleston
  17. The apse opened into a large porch, with three steps in front, on the arms of the cross, which were prolonged into a kind of vestibule serving at once as nave and side aisles to this stumpy church. ” – En Route by J.-K. (Joris-Karl) Huysmans
  18. Oh, Stumpy the great chamber is open, and it's full of gold and treasure! ” – The Pirate Woman by Aylward Edward Dingle
  19. “ " All our family have short, or stumpy tails. ” – Umboo, the Elephant by Howard R. Garis