One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1Thick and bulky or heavy.‘a girthy redwood tree’large, big, great, huge, of considerable size, sizeable, substantial, voluminous, immense, enormous, colossal, massive, mammoth, vast, goodly, prodigious, tremendous, gigantic, giant, monumental, stupendous, gargantuan, elephantine, titanic, mountainous, monstrousView synonyms
- 1.1 (of a person) heavily built or overweight.‘big, wide, girthy guys’heavily built, stocky, thickset, sturdy, sturdily built, well built, burly, strapping, brawny, muscular, solid, heavy, hefty, meatyView synonyms
- 1.1 (of a person) heavily built or overweight.
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