from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Tending to snub, check, or repress.
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Little eyes, a snubbish nose, wide, generous mouth, and heavy chin; clean-shaven now, but already beginning to bristle with the well-known beard of his past and future.
It is not an early riser, but it has a snubbish nose.
A dwarf on the sidewalk, not far from the St. Nicholas Hotel, has an immense head, with ugly and snubbish features, a short body, and ungainly limbs.