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stocky

adjective \ˈstä-kē\

: short and heavy or broad

stock·i·erstock·i·est

Full Definition of STOCKY

:  compact, sturdy, and relatively thick in build
stock·i·ly \ˈstä-kə-lē\ adverb
stock·i·ness \ˈstä-kē-nəs\ noun
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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>

First Known Use of STOCKY

1622

Rhymes with STOCKY

STOCKILY Defined for Kids

stocky

adjective \ˈstä-kē\
stock·i·erstock·i·est

Definition of STOCKY for Kids

:  short, broad, and sturdy in build <a stocky man>

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