brawny


brawny

adjective \ˈbr-nē\
brawn·i·erbrawn·i·est

Definition of BRAWNY

1
:  muscular; also :  strong, powerful
2
:  being swollen and hard <a brawny infected foot>
brawn·i·ly \-nə-lē\ adverb
brawn·i·ness \-nē-nəs\ noun

Examples of BRAWNY

  1. <the store manager always asked the brawniest person there to do the heavy lifting>
  2. <brawny arms that weren't developed in the gym but by years of work in the construction business>

First Known Use of BRAWNY

1581

Rhymes with BRAWNY

brawny

adjective \ˈbr-nē\   (Medical Dictionary)
brawn·i·erbrawn·i·est

Medical Definition of BRAWNY

: being swollen and hard <a brawny infected foot>

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