heavy-set

heavy-set

adj
(of a person) having a large build
Translations

heavy-set

[ˈhevɪˈset] ADJ (esp US) → corpulento, fornido

heavy-set

[ˌhɛvɪˈsɛt] adj (esp Am) → tarchiato/a
References in classic literature ?
A moment later he emerged, a heavy-set young fellow of eighteen or nineteen, with a glowering, villainous countenance, trailing at his heels.
The suspect is described as a black male, about 6 feet tall with a heavy-set build and light brown eyes and wearing dark grey sweat pants, a grey fleece hooded sweatshirt and a ski mask with an SIU logo covering his face.
Footage taken by a closed-circuit television camera showed the heavy-set gunman in a black jacket, talking to another man and walking to the billiard hall.
Sentencing heavy-set Henry, the judge, Recorder Andrew Jefferies, QC, described him as behaving like "a bully.
The video shows Grisham shouting at kids that the heavy-set bearded fellow they were waiting in line to take pictures with, and ask for a present from, was "just a man dressed up like Santa.
The pair - one a heavy-set man in his 50s, the other younger - were spotted in the driveway of his home at Fairview Cottages, Badenscoth, between 1pm and 2pm.
Staff at a restaurant frequented by the bald, heavy-set, ex-IRA figure where his partner works remained silent about the couple yesterday.
I saw a guy probably 6ft 4ins to 6ft 5ins, quite a heavy-set man, looked Caucasian from about 50 yards away," he said.
Vallily's display was somewhat subdued at times, but it proved very effective in the end as he defeated the heavy-set Polish southpaw by an almost shutout margin.
An amateur video of the New York arrest shows Garner, a heavy-set man who suffered from asthma and had six children, gasping "I can't breathe, I can't breathe" as police officers held him to the ground.
But the bald-headed and heavy-set father said he told officers he believed they were looking for his 21-year-old son, Ivan Junior, who was slim and with an Afro haircut.
However, in the Park Avenue incident, the suspect was described as a heavy-set male about 6 feet tall.