Definition of chunky
- a chunky sweater
- chunky bracelets
- an athlete with a chunky build
- chunky peanut butter
The shoes have chunky heels.
an athlete with a chunky build
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: heavy, thick, and solid
: somewhat fat
: having a short and strong body
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