thickset

adjective
thick·​set | \ ˈthik-ˌset How to pronounce thickset (audio) \

Definition of thickset

1 : closely placed also : growing thickly a thickset wood
2 : having a thick body : burly

First Known Use of thickset

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of thickset was in the 14th century

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thickset

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of thickset

: having a short, thick body

thickset

adjective
thick·​set | \ ˈthik-ˌset How to pronounce thickset (audio) \

Kids Definition of thickset

: stocky

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