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meaty

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adjective \ˈmē-tē\

Simple Definition of meaty

  • : of, relating to, or resembling meat

  • : having or including a large amount of meat

  • : large and heavy or thick with flesh or muscles

Full Definition of meaty

meat·i·ermeat·i·est

  1. 1 a :  full of meat b :  having the character of meat

  2. 2 :  rich especially in matter for thought :  substantial <actors looking for meaty roles>

meat·i·ness noun

Examples of meaty

  1. a meaty hunk of fish

  2. The mushrooms have a meaty texture.

  3. an athlete with meaty forearms

  4. an actor auditioning for a meaty role

  5. The meatiest part of the book is the historical background it gives.



Circa 1787

First Known Use of meaty

circa 1787

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