bulky

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adjective \ˈbəl-kē also ˈbu̇l-\

Definition of bulky

bulkier

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bulkiest

  1. 1a :  having bulkb (1) :  large of its kind (2) :  corpulent

  2. 2 :  having great volume in proportion to weight a bulky knit sweater

bulkily

play \-kə-lē\ adverb

bulkiness

play \-kē-nəs\ noun

Examples of bulky in a Sentence

  1. a big, bulky football player

  2. bulky packages might cost more to mail

15th Century

First Known Use of bulky

15th century


BULKY Defined for English Language Learners

bulky

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adjective \ˈbəl-kē also ˈbu̇l-\

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

bulky

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adjective \ˈbəl-kē\

Definition of bulky for Students

bulkier

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bulkiest

  1. 1 :  great in size or volume

  2. 2 :  being large and awkward to handle



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