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chunky

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1 having small pieces or lumps spread throughout
  • chunky peanut butter adds an interesting layer of texture when paired with jelly

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2 being compact and broad in build and often short in stature
  • a chunky little toddler

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3 having or being of relatively great depth or extent from one surface to its opposite
  • a chunky piece of bread

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The first known use of chunky was in 1733

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“Chunky.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/chunky. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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