Definition of 'stubble'
Example sentences containing 'stubble'
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The problem is that she likes stubble on my face. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He is thin and brown with designer stubble. Times, Sunday Times (2013)His designer stubble is too hot. The Sun (2011)Angelina's stubble rash hell is officially over. The Sun (2010)He is a slight man in middle age with short, grey hair and a stubble beard. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It was in a stubble field beside the golf course, and may still be flitting around. Times, Sunday Times (2014)His hair was clipped to stubble, his face freshly shaved. The Tribes Triumphant (2006)His face has stubble, but not the full beard of a few months ago. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The stubble fields look bare, with just the sun glinting on the pale stalks that are left. Times, Sunday Times (2008)A tremendous commotion in a stubble field beside the track made me jump. Times, Sunday Times (2015)A flicker of disappointment crosses his designer stubble face. Times, Sunday Times (2011)A simple avenue of eucalyptus trees cuts through olive groves and fields of stubble. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The man on the touchline was the one with the cool haircut, the stylish coat and the designer stubble. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The Twilight star has been growing the facial fluff for a while now and has long passed the designer stubble stage. The Sun (2010)Wide perspectives of stubble fields. Times, Sunday Times (2007) Hair must be stubble length and you can use it two to three times a week at first, then gradually reduce this. The Sun (2012)I think that facial stubble looks slack and mucky, and feels uncomfortable. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Within three months I had stubble and chest hair. The Sun (2013)And he joked: 'It was nice not to have a stubble rash in the morning. The Sun (2012)It's amazing what a six-pack and designer stubble can do for your love life. The Sun (2014)Grow a beard or, at least, designer stubble. The Sun (2016)The sight of those fields of stubble and turnips, now his own, gave him many secret joys. Vanity Fair (1837)With his unruly hair and dark stubble, he always seems as though he's just leapt out of bed. Times, Sunday Times (2010)If I leave it a fortnight or so longer, my facial hair goes from stubble to short beard. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'stubble'
British English: stubble NOUN
corn Stubble is the short stalks which are left standing in fields after corn or wheat has been cut.
The stubble was burning in the fields.
British English: stubble NOUN
beard The very short hairs on a man's face when he has not shaved recently are referred to as stubble.
His face was covered with the stubble of several nights.
Definition of stubble from the Collins English Dictionary
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