Synonyms and Antonyms of thickset
being compact and broad in build and often short in stature <a short, thickset bulldog> Synonyms chunky, dumpy, heavyset, squat, squatty, stout, stubby, stumpy, stockyRelated Words beefy, brawny, bulky, burly, husky, sturdy, thick, thickish, weighty; chubby, corpulent, fat, fleshy, full, gross, heavy, obese, overweight, plump, portly, pudgy, roly-poly, rotund, round, tubby; paunchy, potbellied; flabby, softNear Antonyms delicate, fragile, frail, puny; lean, skinny, slender, slim, spare, thin; angular, bony (also boney), gaunt, lank, lanky, rawboned, sinewy; scraggy, scrawny, slight; anorexic, cadaverous, emaciated, haggard, skeletal, wasted; spindly, twiggy, waspish, weedy, willowy, wiry
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up thickset? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).