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Synonyms for brawny

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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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At 5'5", he "outruns and outwits even the tallest and brawniest defenders, and plays with a lot of heart and passion."
Drop either a live or cut fresh half blue crab to the bottom and you'll likely encounter some of the brawniest bruisers in the bay: black drum.
A tough cookie who, although he might not be the biggest or brawniest, possesses the steely will and compact but tough frame that sees him emerge unscathed from many a scrape with the big boys.
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., 1:181).
These are, simply put, three of the toughest, stoutest, brawniest, "bring it on!" blades I've ever used.
Be prepared for one of your biggest and brawniest visitors to faint at the sight of blood.
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.