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  • adjhusky
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Synonyms for burly

adj husky
  • able-bodied
  • athletic
  • beefy
  • brawny
  • bulky
  • hulking
  • muscular
  • portly
  • stocky
  • stout
  • strapping
  • sturdy
  • beefcake
  • big
  • bruising
  • gorillalike
  • hefty
  • hulky
  • hunk
  • powerful
  • strong
  • thickset
  • well-built

Antonyms for burly

  • delicate
  • frail
  • infirm
  • skinny
  • slight
  • small
  • thin
  • tiny
  • underweight
  • weak
  • light
  • slim
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More words related to burly

beefy

adjective. brawny
  • bulky
  • burly
  • heavy
  • hulking
  • husky
  • muscular
  • sturdy
  • substantial
  • thickset
  • weighty

big

adjective. large, great

bigger

adjective. large, great

biggest

adjective. large, great

brawnier

adjective. muscular, strong

brawny

adjective. muscular, strong
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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