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noun as in avoirdupois

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When you are looking for lots of features in one—and don’t mind the bulkier look—this is a great option.

Thanks to the advent of Bluetooth wireless technology, the days of relying on bulky, hard-wired stereo systems to enjoy your music collection are long gone.

The only problem is that they require bulky, costly, and energy-sapping cooling equipment that severely limits where they can be used.

This stand is a great option when you are looking for a less bulky, lighter weight storage solution for your basic entertainment needs.

This takes up more of a footprint than the typical folding design of these kind of ANC headphones, but it’s less bulky, too, so it depends on how you’re packing them whether this is good or bad.

Even the former head of the federal agency that oversees Medicare recently lamented the bulkiness of the program.

His own belt would carry ten pounds without undue bulkiness.

According to the bulkiness of the peat, the fire-place should be roomy, as regards length and breadth.

It is compactly made, and, in the generality of instances, exhibits anything but bulkiness.

Private Green now held high aloft over his head a long envelope whose bulkiness everyone else could see.

She tried on the wraps, and the hats which came up finally with Calvin staggering beneath the bulkiness of the box.


On this page you'll find 89 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to bulkiness, such as: bulk, fat, fatness, heft, heftiness, and ponderosity.

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