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Whelton is thoroughly persuasive as the strapping, impulsive Mat.
The film’s producer, an old family friend, suggested that the strapping, 6-foot-4 Mr. Gavin have a screen test.
Winters, a strapping, 19-year-old 6-4, 270-pound senior defensive tackle who seemingly could lift half a weight room and who ran a 4.9 40-yard dash, inexplicably died.
With its slinky, figure-hugging silhouette and asymmetrical strapping, the dress is a sizzling option for Valentine’s Day date night (plus, it can be worn well after the holiday, too).
In addition, why so many gay men are attracted to the strapping, wildly endowed Tom of Finland-type male image is one of several deeper psychosexual issues that go underexplored.
But that willowy, sensitive plant Ben Whishaw as the strapping, rough-hewed farmer John Proctor?
Having reluctantly unhooked himself from the Internet of Trees, Bran (along with his long-suffering pal Meera Reed) has made it down to the Wall, where he’s greeted by the strapping but phlegmatic boys of the Night’s Watch.
Derek Coleman is a strapping, bright guy of 27 with a woodsman’s beard who recently returned from going to see the elephant.
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of a person : tall, strong, and healthy
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