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characterized by marked muscular development; powerfully built

Synonyms for burly

muscular and heavily built

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A style statement from the start, New Town's neoclassical terraces and townhouses--all swirling, whitewashed columns--are the graceful antidote to Old Town's rawboned burliness, and the area offers its own more elegant cultural attractions.
While Zwart believes organizational integration is important, he notes that "in larger organizations, most burliness units operate with a high level of autonomy that effectively negates the value of trying to share all information across the entire organization.
My over-swaddled burliness made each step an extra effort as I waded through the wet snow on Boulevard de la Loire.
We are keeping those brands with a protectable USP," says Harrison, "where we can better focus our money, our people and cur burliness and where we feel there is a long-term future.
Simply by lunging at passers-by, he was able to exude an atmosphere of complete burliness.