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stocky

adjective uk   /ˈstɒk.i/  us   /ˈstɑː.ki/
A stocky person, especially a man, has a body that is wide across the shoulders and chest and who is short: The man was described as short and stocky and very strong.
Synonym
stockily
adverb uk   /ˈstɒk.ɪ.li/  us   /ˈstɑː.kɪ-/
a stockily-built man
stockiness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
Translations of “stocky”
in Vietnamese bè bè, chắc nịch…
in Spanish fornido, robusto…
in Thai อ้วนเตี้ย…
in Malaysian pendek gempal…
in French trapu…
in German stämmig…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指男子)矮壯的,結實的…
in Indonesian pendek gemuk…
in Russian приземистый, коренастый…
in Turkish tıknaz…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指男子)矮壮的,敦实的…
in Polish krępy…
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