Examples of stocky in a Sentence
That outfit makes you look stocky.
the stocky boxer's strength and speed more than make up for his opponent's longer reach
Recent Examples of stocky from the Web
Duarte, a stocky man who came to the U.S. through the Arizona desert in 2000, said the program has enabled him to earn as much as $39 an hour.
Hughes, a stocky 51-year-old with a graying buzz cut and raspy voice, bounded around, bellowing tales of his past brutality.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'stocky'. Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of stocky
STOCKY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of stocky for English Language Learners
: short and heavy or broad
STOCKY Defined for Kids
Definition of stocky for Students
: short, broad, and sturdy in build a stocky man
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up stocky? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).