Examples of hulking in a Sentence
A hulking figure appeared in the doorway.
a heavy, hulking stone blocked the way
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The hulking 250-pound beast, believed to be a porbeagle shark, was reeled in by Steve Watson and his two friends on a fishing trip off the coast of Whitby, in Yorkshire, England.
Thomas is a hulking 6-4, 259 pounds, with massive 11.5 inch hands, the prototypical size for an NFL tight end.
Video from a business near the crash showed the horrifying final moments of the hulking plane, a version normally outfitted to do weather reconnaissance.
In a strip mall just 2 miles from Deran Muckjian’s small toyshop, a hulking Toys ‘R’ Us stands open for business.
The hulking defender keyed the comeback with two goals in the second, turning what could’ve been a disastrous loss into a commanding win LOOK AHEAD Wednesday’s action starts with the Lightning and Bruins.
Across the hall, large, hulking training simulators designed for various types of military helicopters tower over employees and visitors.
But that wasn’t their first impression of the hulking bronze sculpture.
Even more impressive than the buffalo are the hulking Kalahari elephants who dominate the park.
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big, biggish, bulky, considerable, goodly, grand, great, handsome, hefty, husky, large, largish, outsize (also outsized), oversize (or oversized), sizable (or sizeable), substantial, tidy, voluminous;
diminutive, half-pint, infinitesimal, little-bitty, microscopic (also microscopical), mini, miniature, minuscule, minute, pint-size (or pint-sized), pocket-size (also pocket-sized), pygmy, teensy, teensy-weensy, teeny, teeny-weeny, tiny, wee;
astronomical (also astronomic), bumper, cavernous, colossal, cosmic (also cosmical), elephantine, enormous, galactic, gargantuan, gigantic, gross, herculean, heroic (also heroical), Himalayan, huge, humongous (also humungous), immense, jumbo, king-size (or king-sized), leviathan, major, mammoth, massive, monolithic, monstrous, monumental, mountainous, prodigious, staggering, stupendous, super, super-duper, supersized, titanic, tremendous, vast, vasty, walloping, whacking, whopping;
HULKING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hulking for English Language Learners
: very large or heavy
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