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stocky

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adjective \ˈstä-kē\

Simple Definition of stocky

  • : short and heavy or broad

Full Definition of stocky

stock·i·erstock·i·est

  1. :  compact, sturdy, and relatively thick in build

stock·i·ly play \ˈstä-kə-lē\ adverb
stock·i·ness play \ˈstä-kē-nəs\ noun

Examples of stocky

  1. That outfit makes you look stocky.

  2. <the stocky boxer's strength and speed more than make up for his opponent's longer reach>



1622

First Known Use of stocky

1622



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