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(of a person) having a large, broad, and strong body.‘he was tall and heavily built’
- ‘The head waiter, a heavily built, bespectacled man in his forties, wore a barely ironed shirt entirely untucked from his trousers.’
- ‘Some male passengers confessed to being nervous about offering a seat to a woman in case she was heavily built rather than pregnant.’
- ‘One apparently experienced fighter, tall and heavily built, held a loudspeaker and directed students in the street.’
- ‘McGovern, who is heavily built and six feet tall was last seen wearing a dark blue short jacket and dark blue jeans.’
- ‘He was a heavily built man, big boned, not fat, with raven black hair.’
- ‘I am a 28-year-old man, 6ft tall and heavily built.’
- ‘Joan was as heavily built as Mary and in the dull light Joe thought it was Mary at first.’
- ‘He was heavily built and looked like an extra from Oliver!’
- ‘The first man to go in was tall and heavily built.’
- ‘The first man is described as between 5ft 10 in and 6ft tall, heavily built with rounded shoulders and in his early 20s.’
- ‘The people here are darker and more heavily built and have a different lilt to their speech.’
- ‘He is very powerful, heavily built.’
- ‘He was aged about 30, over 6ft tall, heavily built and wearing white or light-coloured trousers and a woollen bob hat.’
- ‘He is heavily built and wore a green T-shirt.’
- ‘He is described as white, 6ft 4in, and heavily built with blue eyes.’
- ‘He is described as being heavily built, 6ft 2in tall, and speaks English with a British accent.’
- ‘An accomplished second row forward who played rugby for the Army, he was too heavily built and was turned down.’
- ‘She was heavily built.’
- ‘He is heavily built with bushy eyebrows, wears glasses and also has a number of tattoos on his left arm.’
- ‘The second man was described as heavily built, aged between 23 and 24 with dark hair.’
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