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禿び, ちび, チビ

  • chibi,chibi


noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • small child
  • pipsqueak
  • small fry
  • small, cute versions of manga, anime, etc. characters, typically with oversized heads


  • short person
  • midget
  • dwarf


  • small animal
  • runt



  • worn down (pencil, etc.)

Examples of 禿び,ちび,チビ in a Sentence

He got mad at me for calling him Shorty.

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