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brawny

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adjective \ˈbrȯ-nē\

Definition of brawny

brawnier

brawniest

  1. 1 :  muscular; also :  strong, powerful

  2. 2 :  being swollen and hard <a brawny infected foot>

brawnily

play \-nə-lē\ adverb

brawniness

play \-nē-nəs\ noun


Examples of brawny in a sentence

  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>



1581

First Known Use of brawny

1581


BRAWNY Defined for Kids

brawny

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adjective \ˈbrȯ-nē\

Definition of brawny for Students

brawnier

brawniest

  1. :  having large strong muscles <a brawny athlete>




Medical Dictionary

brawny

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adjective \ˈbrȯ-nē\

Medical Definition of brawny

brawnier

;

est

  1. :  being swollen and hard <a brawny infected foot>





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