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stout

 (stout)
adj. stout·er, stout·est
1.
a. Bulky in figure; thickset or corpulent. See Synonyms at fat.
b. Strong in body; sturdy: added a stout defensive end to improve the front line.
c. Thick or strong in structure or substance; solid or substantial: "They met a stout barrier of old farm-carts upturned" (J.R.R. Tolkien).
2.
a. Having or marked by boldness or determination; resolute: stout of heart.
b. Stubborn or uncompromising: put up stout resistance to the proposal.
3. Having a strong flavor: a cup of stout coffee.
n.
1.
a. A thickset or corpulent person.
b. A garment size for a large or heavy figure.
2. A very dark ale or lager beer.

[Middle English, from Old French estout, of Germanic origin; see stel- in Indo-European roots.]

stout′ish adj.
stout′ly adv.
stout′ness n.
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stout

(staʊt)
adj
1. solidly built or corpulent
2. (prenominal) resolute or valiant: stout fellow.
3. strong, substantial, and robust
4. a stout heart courage; resolution
n
(Brewing) strong porter highly flavoured with malt
[C14: from Old French estout bold, of Germanic origin; related to Middle High German stolz proud, Middle Dutch stolt brave]
ˈstoutish adj
ˈstoutly adv
ˈstoutness n

Stout

(staʊt)
n
(Biography) Sir Robert. 1844–1930, New Zealand statesman, born in Scotland: prime minister of New Zealand (1884–87)
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stout

(staʊt)

adj. -er, -est,
n. adj.
1. overweight; corpulent; fat.
2. courageous; brave: stout warriors.
3. firm; stubborn; resolute: stout resistance.
4. forceful; vigorous: a stout wind.
5. strong of body; sturdy: stout seamen.
6. substantial; solid: a stout cudgel.
n.
7. a dark, sweet ale having a higher percentage of hops than porter.
8. a fat person.
9. a clothing size for persons of ample figure.
[1250–1300; Middle English (adj.) < Old French estout bold, proud < Germanic; compare Middle Dutch stout bold, Middle Low German stolt, Middle High German stolz proud]
stout′ish, adj.
stout′ly, adv.
stout′ness, n.

Stout


(stout),
n.
Rex (Todhunter), 1886–1975, U.S. detective novelist.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stout - a strong very dark heavy-bodied ale made from pale malt and roasted unmalted barley and (often) caramel malt with hopsstout - a strong very dark heavy-bodied ale made from pale malt and roasted unmalted barley and (often) caramel malt with hops
ale - a general name for beer made with a top fermenting yeast; in some of the United States an ale is (by law) a brew of more than 4% alcohol by volume
Guinness - a kind of bitter stout
2.stout - a garment size for a large or heavy person
size - the property resulting from being one of a series of graduated measurements (as of clothing); "he wears a size 13 shoe"
Adj.1.stout - dependable; "the stalwart citizens at Lexington"; "a stalwart supporter of the UN"; "stout hearts"
resolute - firm in purpose or belief; characterized by firmness and determination; "stood resolute against the enemy"; "faced with a resolute opposition"; "a resolute and unshakeable faith"
2.stout - euphemisms for `fat'; "men are portly and women are stout"
fat - having an (over)abundance of flesh; "he hadn't remembered how fat she was"
3.stout - having rugged physical strength; inured to fatigue or hardships; "hardy explorers of northern Canada"; "proud of her tall stalwart son"; "stout seamen"; "sturdy young athletes"
robust - sturdy and strong in form, constitution, or construction; "a robust body"; "a robust perennial"
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stout

adjective
1. fat, big, heavy, overweight, plump, bulky, substantial, burly, obese, fleshy, tubby, portly, rotund, corpulent, on the large or heavy side exercises ideal for stout women of maturer years
fat lean, slim, slender, skinny, lanky, slight, insubstantial, skin-and-bones (informal)
2. strong, strapping, muscular, tough, substantial, athletic, hardy, robust, vigorous, sturdy, stalwart, husky (informal), hulking, beefy (informal), lusty, brawny, thickset, able-bodied a great stout fellow, big in brawn and bone
strong frail, feeble, puny, insubstantial
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stout

adjective
2. Capable of exerting considerable effort or of withstanding considerable stress or hardship:
3. Having a large body, especially in girth:
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Translations
جَريء ، شُجاعسَميك ومَتيننوع من البيرَةِ السَّوداء الثَّقيلَهيَسْمَن
ráznýsilnýstatečnýtěžkýtlustý
hårdnakketkraftigsolidstout
dökkur, sterkur bjóreinbeittur, harîurfeitursterkbyggîur; digur
apņēmīgsdrosmīgsdūšīgsporterisresns
cesur ve kararlısağlam ve kalınşişmansiyah ve sert bira

stout

[staʊt]
A. ADJ (stouter (compar) (stoutest (superl)))
1. (= sturdy) [stick, shoes etc] → fuerte, sólido
2. (= fat) [person] → gordo, robusto
3. (= determined) [supporter, resistance] → resuelto, empedernido
stout fellow! (o.f.) → ¡muy bien!
he's a stout fellow (o.f.) → es un buen chico
with stout heartsresueltamente
B. N (Brit) (= beer) → cerveza f negra
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stout

[ˈstaʊt]
adj
(= sturdy) [shoes, stick] → solide
(= stocky) [person] → corpulent(e)
(= fierce) [resistance, defence] → farouche
nbière f brunestout-hearted [ˌstaʊtˈhɑːrtɪd] adjvaillant(e)
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stout

adj (+er)
(= corpulent) manuntersetzt, korpulent; womanfüllig; to get or grow stoutuntersetzter/fülliger werden
(= strong) stick, horse etckräftig; door, rope, wall, gatestark; shoesfest; coatdick
(= brave) hearttapfer; personbeherzt; fellow, resistancebeherzt, tapfer, mannhaft (liter); refusal, denialentschieden; belieffest; defencehartnäckig; oppositionzäh; supportsolide; stout fellow! (dated inf)tapferer Kerl! (dated inf); with stout hearttapferen Herzens
n (Brit) → Stout m, dunkles, obergäriges Bier (= sweet stout)Malzbier nt
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stout

[staʊt]
1. adj (-er (comp) (-est (superl))) (sturdy, stick, shoes) → robusto/a, solido/a; (fat, person) → corpulento/a, robusto/a; (determined, supporter, resistance) → tenace; (refusal) → deciso/a; (brave) → coraggioso/a
with stout hearts → coraggiosamente, valorosamente
a stout fellow (old) (fig) → un tipo in gamba
2. n (beer) → birra scura
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stout1

(staut) adjective
1. strong or thick. a stout stick.
2. brave and resolute. stout resistance; stout opposition.
3. fat. He's getting stout.
ˌstout-ˈhearted adjective
brave.

stout2

(staut) adjective
a dark, strong type of beer.
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-To make, mix together the warmed stout beer, yeast and molasses in a small bowl and set aside to begin activating the yeast.
Pairing: stout beer, pale ale, merlot, riesling, cider.
Sons of Liberty's flagship whiskey, Uprising, is distilled from a house-brewed stout beer. The winning beer was that same stout aged in barrels that once aged the Uprising whiskey.
The flavor is based on the SUNMAI stout beer, and is reportedly mildly sweet and creamy, with a aftertaste similar to the stout beer.
It may look like a popular local dry stout beer but the dark, roasty dryness punctuated by hints of smokiness is notches of sophistication higher.
It sounds like the name of a stout beer produced by a local brewery, or the title of a song by Pink Floyd, or what a truth-seeker follows on the way to enlightenment.
The Mai Tai may be among the most common of cocktails, but the likelihood is that you will not have tried it with stout beer syrup, and though it may not sound appealing, the taste is superb as it brings a mature flavour to what can sometimes be an overly sweet drink.
Battered-Fried Shrimp Ingredients 8 Mediterranean red shrimp 9 tbs barley flour 1/2 glass Oyster Stout beer 1 egg salt pepper Wild Herbs Chlorophyll 500 g wild herbs 1000 ml water [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Directions Batter-fried shrimp Peel the Mediterranean red shrimp, removing all of the carapace except the tail.