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chunk·y

 (chŭng′kē)
adj. chunk·i·er, chunk·i·est
1. Short and thick; stocky.
2. Heavy or bulky; blocky: chunky shoes; chunky gold jewelry.
3. Containing small thick pieces: chunky peanut butter; chunky soup.

chunk′i·ly adv.
chunk′i·ness n.

chunky

(ˈtʃʌŋkɪ)
adj, chunkier or chunkiest
1. thick and short
2. consisting of or containing thick pieces: chunky dog food.
3. (Clothing & Fashion) chiefly Brit (of clothes, esp knitwear) made of thick bulky material
ˈchunkily adv
ˈchunkiness n

chunk•y

(ˈtʃʌŋ ki)

adj. chunk•i•er, chunk•i•est.
1. stout; stocky.
2. full of chunks.
[1745–55, Amer.]
chunk′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.chunky - like or containing small sticky lumps; "the dumplings were chunky pieces of uncooked dough"
unshapely - not well-proportioned and pleasing in shape; "a stout unshapely woman"
2.chunky - short and thick; as e.g. having short legs and heavy musculature; "some people seem born to be square and chunky"; "a dumpy little dumpling of a woman"; "dachshunds are long lowset dogs with drooping ears"; "a little church with a squat tower"; "a squatty red smokestack"; "a stumpy ungainly figure"
short, little - low in stature; not tall; "he was short and stocky"; "short in stature"; "a short smokestack"; "a little man"

chunky

adjective
1. thickset, stocky, beefy (informal), stubby, dumpy The sergeant was a chunky man in his late twenties.
2. thick, heavy You can't beat these big chunky sweaters for warmth.

chunky

adjective
Short, heavy, and solidly built:
Translations
مُكْتَنِز وَقَويمُكَوَّن مِن قِطَع
robusnís velkými kusy
firskårenmed stykker itæt
kekkjóttur, meî smábitum ístuttur og sver
poriadny kus
bodurtıknaztopaklı

chunky

[ˈtʃʌŋkɪ] ADJ (chunkier (compar) (chunkiest (superl))) [person] → fornido; [furniture, mug] → achaparrado; [knitwear] → grueso, de lana gorda

chunky

[ˈtʃʌŋki] adj
[jewellery] → gros(se); [piece] → gros(se)
[person] → trapu(e)
[knitwear] → en grosse laine

chunky

adj (+er) (inf) legs, armsstämmig; person alsountersetzt, gedrungen; knitweardick, klobig; bookkompakt; glassmassiv; jewelleryklotzig

chunky

[ˈtʃʌŋkɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (furniture) → basso/a e largo/a; (person) → ben piantato/a; (knitwear) → di lana grossa

chunk

(tʃaŋk) noun
a thick piece of anything, as wood, bread etc. chunks of meat.
ˈchunky adjective
1. solid and strong. a chunky body.
2. containing chunks.
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It was one of those nobbly, chunky rolls with sharp corners, almost as deadly as a piece of shrapnel.
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The Reindeer's bowsprit, like a monstrous hand, reached over and ripped out the junk's chunky mast and towering sail.
But there was a trio involved in this remarkable friendship, and the third was short, and fat, and chunky, and lazy, and, loath to say, it was I.
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The enforcement notice was served on the Chunky Steak House in Manchester Road early last week after magistrates were told it was found to be littered with mouse droppings when an environmental health officer called to check.
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Ladies' Jumper Dress Made from soft, warm material Available in various stylish colours and designs Sizes: 10 - 20 Ladies' Boots Stylish boots with warm lining and insole With crepe wedge heel and treaded rubber sole Available in beige with faux fur trim and decorative buckle, black or brown Sizes: 4 - 61/2 Ladies' Jeggings Fashionable and comfortable denim look leggings Made from cotton-rich stretch fabric with elastane for a perfect fit Available in black, blue or grey Sizes: 10 - 20 Ladies' Chunky Knit Jumper Made from soft, warm material In a casual shape with roll neck and ribbed trim Available in red or grey with side slits and buttons or black Sizes: 10 - 20
From 28/10/13 Fro Ladies' Jumper Dress Made from soft, warm material Available in various stylish colours and designs Sizes: 10 - 20 Ladies' Boots Stylish boots with warm lining and insole With crepe wedge heel and treaded rubber sole Available in beige with faux fur trim and decorative buckle, black or brown Sizes: 4 - 61/2 Ladies' Jeggings Fashionable and comfortable denim look leggings Made from cotton-rich stretch fabric with elastane for a perfect fit Available in black, blue or grey Sizes: 10 - 20 Ladies' Chunky Knit Jumper Made from soft, warm material In a casual shape with roll neck and ribbed trim Available in red or grey with side slits and buttons or black Sizes: 10 - 20