bulkiness


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bulk·y

 (bŭl′kē)
adj. bulk·i·er, bulk·i·est
1. Having considerable bulk; massive.
2. Of large size for its weight: a bulky knit.
3. Clumsy to manage; unwieldy.

bulk′i·ly adv.
bulk′i·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bulkiness - an unwieldy largenessbulkiness - an unwieldy largeness    
bigness, largeness - the property of having a relatively great size
Translations

bulkiness

[ˈbʌlkɪnɪs] Nvolumen m, lo abultado

bulkiness

n
(of object)Sperrigkeit f; (of book)Dicke f; (of sweater, spacesuit)Unförmigkeit f
(of person)Massigkeit f, → Wuchtigkeit f

bulkiness

[ˈbʌlkɪnɪs] n (of person) → corporatura massiccia; (of thing) → voluminosità
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