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thickset

adjective

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being compact and broad in build and often short in stature
  • a short, thickset bulldog

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

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thick-skinned

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“Thickset.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/thickset. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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