Examples of burly in a Sentence
a burly delivery man brought the furniture
Recent Examples of burly from the Web
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).
Ray, a burly Englishman, made a birdie from the ditch, as did Walter Hagen during the second round of the 1915 United States Open.
The crowd was a pleasant mix of longtime followers, burly dudes in My Morning Jacket T-shirts and tattooed twentysomethings, proving that Lewis’ soul-pop travels well through the generations.
Farmer Fazio is a burly man with as strong a New York accent as I’ve heard and a tattoo on his left bicep of a rabbit smoking a hash pipe, from which billows a hallucinatory cloud.
The burly, cigar-chomping caricature of a general believed the United States had no choice but to bomb its foes into submission.
That's beyond the power of even the burliest of task forces, however.
These example sentences are collected from online sources. Help us improve them by sending feedback.
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
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up burly? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).