Word:

Burly

Bur´ly   Pronunciation: bûr´lŷ
a.1.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.
Burly and big, and studious of his ease.
- Cowper.
2.Coarse and rough; boisterous.
It was the orator's own burly way of nonsense.
- Cowley.
Adj.1.burly - muscular and heavily built; "a beefy wrestler"; "had a tall burly frame"; "clothing sizes for husky boys"; "a strapping boy of eighteen"; "`buirdly' is a Scottish term"
able-bodied, adipose, athletic, big, big-bellied, bloated, blowzy, bosomy, broad-shouldered, buxom, chubby, chunky, corpulent, distended, dumpy, fat, fattish, fleshy, full, gross, heavy, heavyset, hefty, hippy, imposing, large, lusty, meaty, muscle-bound, muscular, obese, overweight, paunchy, plump, podgy, portly, potbellied, pudgy, puffy, pursy, roly-poly, rotund, rugged, sinewy, square, squat, squatty, stalwart, stocky, stout, strapping, strong, sturdy, swollen, thewy, thick-bodied, thickset, top-heavy, tough, tubby, well-built, well-fed, well-knit, well-set, well-set-up, wiry
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Burke
burked
Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso franc
Burkism
Burl
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burlap bag
burled
Burler
Burlesque
Burlesquer
Burletta
Burliness
Burling iron
Burlington
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Burma
Burma padauk
Burman
Burmannia
Burmanniaceae
Burmeisteria
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Burmese
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Burn
burn bag
burn center
burn down
burn mark
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