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Definition of burly:

  1. Coarse and rough; boisterous.
  2. Having a large, strong, or gross body; stout; lusty; - now used chiefly of human beings, but formerly of animals, in the sense of stately or beautiful, and of inanimate things that were huge and bulky.

Synonyms:

robust, beefy, strong, stout, buirdly, hoarse, brawny, fat, muscular, sinewy, strong, sturdy, husky, brawny, strapping, gruff, athletic.

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