hulky


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hulk·ing

 (hŭl′kĭng) also hulk·y (hŭl′kē)
adj.
Unwieldy or bulky; massive.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.hulky - of great size and bulk; "a hulking figure of a man"; "three hulking battleships"
big, large - above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent; "a large city"; "set out for the big city"; "a large sum"; "a big (or large) barn"; "a large family"; "big businesses"; "a big expenditure"; "a large number of newspapers"; "a big group of scientists"; "large areas of the world"

hulky

adjective
Having a large body, especially in girth:
References in classic literature ?
Only I want to go first and have a round with that hulky fellow who turned to challenge me.
But despite eating cheeseburgers for brunch and poutine (French fries topped with cheese curds and brown gravy) as a teatime snack, I never became menacingly hulky like the TV show gangster, Tony Soprano.
In Aga Muhlach's case, the 'big difference' is no longer that bulky and hulky anymore, since he's lost a substantial amount of excess poundage.
Fortunately, the whole loathsome adventure suddenly comes to an end when it transpires that Guy, the hulky Contender for whom our heroine ever more excitedly trembles, has himself joined the contest in order to bring it to an end forever, thus exposing the weird basis on which it was founded several generations before by Pharmies (yes, people involved in genetic experiments).
Nevertheless, there were times when he was out alone in it, brief, contained moments when dark, hulky shadows swam underneath his naked toes.
He points readers to that episode in Antin's youth when a "great, hulky colored boy" is arrested, brought to court, and sentenced to one night in jail after, in Antin's own words, "treating me roughly.