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characterized by marked muscular development; powerfully built

Synonyms for brawny

(of a person) possessing physical strength and weight

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In the 1856 version of his poem "Song of the Broad-Axe," this social construction of the spoken word shows again in his salute to "the brawniest breed of orators and bards," robust men endowed with the gift of prophetic speech (LGVar.
These are, simply put, three of the toughest, stoutest, brawniest, "bring it on
The games, hosted by the city of Santa Clarita, pits the brawniest of more than 400 police and fire stations from across the western United States, in everything from bodybuilding to basketball to billiards.
Be prepared for one of your biggest and brawniest visitors to faint at the sight of blood.
It was ultra comfortable and rode like a dream even though it is one of the biggest brawniest vehicles one could ever drive.
COVENTRY'S brawniest men battled to do the city proud in a strongman contest.
After the Posh and Becks scare of a kidnap plot which was foiled last November, the stars have gone so bodyguard mad they seem to be having a competition over who has hired the biggest and brawniest bloke to take care of their interests.
Stephen Williams looks at the world's brawniest SUVs, the Hummer range.
Ally may have been able to put one over most of Scotland's brawniest soccer de-fenders, but he seems to have met his match with his wife, Allison.
The alpha chick, the oldest and brawniest, got the biggest share of food when it was free to beat up its siblings, but it snagged only a bottom-ranker's measure when partitions stopped the fights.
But Marian's "imperious courtesy" puts an end to his plans, and he finds himself "on the front porch, put out by that delicately modulated voice as effectually as if he had been kicked out by the brawniest tough in town" (19-20).
making it the brawniest machine in the company's Patriot machine line.