stocky

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adjective \ˈstä-kē\

Definition of stocky

stockier

stockiest

  1. :  compact, sturdy, and relatively thick in build

stockily

play \ˈstä-kə-lē\ adverb

stockiness

play \ˈstä-kē-nəs\ noun

Examples of stocky in a sentence

  1. That outfit makes you look stocky.

  2. <the stocky boxer's strength and speed more than make up for his opponent's longer reach>

1622

First Known Use of stocky

1622


STOCKY Defined for English Language Learners

stocky

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adjective \ˈstä-kē\

Definition of stocky for English Language Learners

  • : short and heavy or broad


STOCKY Defined for Kids

stocky

play
adjective \ˈstä-kē\

Definition of stocky for Students

stockier

stockiest

  1. :  short, broad, and sturdy in build <a stocky man>



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