Stocky and Thick


Stocky adjective - Being compact and broad in build and often short in stature.
Usage example: the stocky boxer's strength and speed more than make up for his opponent's longer reach

Thick is a synonym for stocky in fat topic. In some cases you can use "Thick" instead the word "Stocky" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like chunky, short and muscular. popular alternative

Nearby Words: stocked, stocking


Thick adjective - Having a short and solid form or stature.

Stocky is a synonym for thick in fat topic. You can use "Stocky" instead an adjective "Thick", if it concerns topics such as deep, chunky. popular alternative

Both words in one sentence

  • Reconstructed and downplayed in The Right Hand of Dextra: While Dextra's gravity isn't that much higher, the protagonist speculates that the colonists' descendants will be Heavyworlders, albeit a more realistic take on the idea (short, stocky, and thick-limbed).
    Source: Heavyworlder
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