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beefy

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adjective, \ˈbē-fē\

Simple Definition of beefy

  • : large, strong, and often fat

  • : strongly built

  • : of or relating to beef

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of beefy

beefierbeefiest

  1. 1 a :  heavily and powerfully built <a beefy thug> b :  substantial, sturdy <beefy shock absorbers>

  2. 2 a :  of or suggesting beef <a beefy flavor> b :  full of beef <a beefy steak>

Examples of beefy in a sentence

  1. The new truck has a beefier construction than the old model.

  2. <a beefy man who worked in a warehouse all his life>



1743

First Known Use of beefy

1743

Rhymes with beefy


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