full-bodied


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full-bod·ied

(fo͝ol′bŏd′ēd)
adj.
1. Having richness and intensity of flavor or aroma: a full-bodied wine.
2. Rich and intense: a full-bodied performance of the aria.

full-bodied

adj
having a full rich flavour or quality

full′-bod′ied



adj.
of full strength, flavor, richness, etc.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.full-bodied - marked by richness and fullness of flavor; "a rich ruby port"; "full-bodied wines"; "a robust claret"; "the robust flavor of fresh-brewed coffee"
tasty - pleasing to the sense of taste; "a tasty morsel"

full-bodied

adjective rich, strong, heavy, heady, mellow, fruity, redolent, full-flavoured, well-matured richly scented, full-bodied wines
Translations

full-bodied

[ˈfʊlˈbɒdɪd] ADJ [cry] → fuerte; [wine] → de mucho cuerpo

full-bodied

[ˌfʊlˈbɒdɪd] adj (wine) → corposo/a
References in classic literature ?
Stryver, over his full-bodied wine, on the arts Mrs.
This Freda-woman was a splendid creature, full-bodied, beautiful, and nobody's fool; but love had come along and soured her on the world, driving her to the Klondike and to suicide so compellingly that she was made to hate the man that saved her life.
Yet all were more like skeletons than full-bodied wolves.
These, in turn, were crowded out by Japanese women, doll-like, stepping mincingly on wooden clogs; by Eurasians, delicate featured, stamped with degeneracy; by full-bodied South-Sea-Island women, flower-crowned and brown-skinned.
It was what I should call a full-bodied dog, with a well-developed chest.
She was a woman, a nut-brown woman, an Amazon, a full-blooded, full-bodied woman, and royal ripe.
It feels that the colder it gets, the more one craves heavier, full-bodied beer to cool down with after work.
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A full-bodied and spicy Argentinian wine with a hint of oak that is made for sipping with a rare steak.
The wine is full-bodied with bright acidity, fine bubbles and a lingering finish.
As a general rule, concentrated, full-bodied reds with generous fruit flavours will intensify meat, and the thickness of the sauce is a good indication of the weight of the wine you need.
Branded as a French classic and bistro staple, a drop of Burgundy is the obvious choice in a casserole of boeuf bourguignon -but a full-bodied southern French such as Ortas Rasteau Cotes du Rhone Villages Rouge, France (PS9.95, www.herculeswines.co.uk) will beef it up even more.