Examples of bulky in a Sentence
a big, bulky football player
bulky packages might cost more to mail
Recent Examples of bulky from the Web
Purples are bulkier with a more complete purplish-red wash over the head, back, and belly.
The bulky black squares have been seen at protests in New York for years, sometimes hoisted on the shoulder of a police officer.
With its bulky size and high price point, the Hi-Fi flopped and was discontinued within 18 months of launching.
The public works department reminds residents that leaf bag collection is over until the fall, and that branch and bulky collections are by appointment only.
Sure enough, a bulky brown helicopter with two propellers came into view.
But Microsoft's Hololens is expensive and bulky, and more limited devices like Google Glass have failed outright.
European mobile operators said 3G phones were still unreliable, expensive and bulky, and services for consumers too limited.
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First Known Use of bulky
BULKY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of bulky for English Language Learners
: large and difficult to carry or store
of a person : large and fat or muscular
BULKY Defined for Kids
Definition of bulky for Students
1 : great in size or volume
2 : being large and awkward to handle
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