AskDefine | Define stocky

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stocky adj : heavy and compact in form or stature; "a wrestler of compact build"; "he was tall and heavyset"; "stocky legs"; "a thick middle-aged man"; "a thickset young man" [syn: compact, heavyset, thick, thickset] [also: stockiest, stockier]

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  1. In the context of "of a person or an animal": sturdy; solidly built; heavy and compact

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