Examples of burly in a Sentence
a burly delivery man brought the furniture
Recent Examples of burly from the Web
Led by guitarist Zakk Wylde, Zakk Sabbath performed burly interpretations of Black Sabbath songs.
And the actor’s burly presence helps underline the idea that his character’s health complaints don’t seem to match his actual condition.
But behind the hurly burly of the daily news cycle, the data suggest a quieter but potentially much bigger story is working its way through American politics: The two parties are changing.
Konstantin Anisimov, a burly, dark-haired, ebullient man, is Anisimova’s primary coach.
In a , Valdez—a burly, good-looking man of fifty—could be seen lying face down exactly in the center of the street, his straw hat beside him, blocking his face.
Yeltsin, who had burst to prominence with a burly energy—
To Benecchi's right at the meeting in the Boys & Girls Club is a burly, white-haired veteran who goes by the name Daddy Rat.
Then there is the burly storm-ready puffer inspired by the coat of Erso’s right-hand man, Captain Cassian Andor (Diego Luna).
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Origin and Etymology of burly
First Known Use: 13th century
BURLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of burly for English Language Learners
of a man : strong and heavy
BURLY Defined for Kids
Definition of burly for Students
: strongly and heavily built a burly truck driver
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