Definition of studly
: attractively masculine : hunky
Recent Examples of studly from the Web
But, like the studly quarterback or pretty prom queen who failed to launch after graduation, the show doesn’t live up to expectations in a lethargic production by Theatre Pro Rata.
After yo-yo’ing down to a population of just around nine individuals in the 1990s, the studly birds are back up to a population of about 400 today.
Speaking the name of the wizard who gave him his powers (Shazam) calls down a magic thunderbolt, transforming him into the studly superhero.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'studly.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
Origin and Etymology of studly
First Known Use: 1969See Words from the same year
STUDLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of studly for English Language Learners
of a man : very attractive and masculine
Learn More about studly
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up studly? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).