portly[ pawrt-lee, pohrt- ]SEE DEFINITION OF portly
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A portly burgher was he, friendly of tongue and free of purse.
The consciousness of acres had passed away from his portly presence.
I dug my heels into the mule's belly and pushed on, the portly cleric at my side.
A matronly woman, of portly dimensions, met them in the hallway.
He went up to Mr. Gilbert, a portly man in the back part of the store.
He was a fine, tall, portly man, with a lion-like mien and a powerful voice.
Two portly volumes are out, and are p. 265approved of by Scholars, I believe.
The father was as bluff and portly and irascible as she was patient and gentle.
"You play, of course, Mrs. Edson," said a portly man with a benevolent countenance.
He was a portly man of about fifty, with red cheeks and black hair.
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