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stumpy

generally refers to a very short tail, as found in stumpy-tail cattle dog; also a variety of manx cat with a mobile, often deformed, tail.
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The cuffed sandal is known for cutting the leg in the wrong place andmaking you appear shorter and stumpier, which we all know is not a good look.
1 Start with the legs; small bears generally have long, thin legs, while legs on bigger bears appear to be shorter and stumpier.
On shorter, stumpier limbs, they will look absolutely hideous.