Definition of well built in English:

well built


  • (of a person) having a strong, sturdy physique.

    ‘he was about six feet tall and well built’
    • ‘Before he reached it though the door opened and a man came out, a tall, well built man with blonde hair.’
    • ‘A tall, well-built boy of about fifteen opened the door.’
    • ‘A tall, well-built man noticed me entering, and approached me.’
    • ‘A tall, well built man, his head held erect, he was walking very rapidly.’
    • ‘The elevator slowed to a halt, and the doors opened into a hallway, where two well-dressed, well-built guards stood watch.’
    • ‘My body type is quite top heavy; I have a very well built upper body that has nothing really to do with the amount I exercise.’
    • ‘A well-built man approached them, wiping a glass with a less-than-clean towel.’
    • ‘‘Ok,’ Nicole replied, striding over to the tall, handsome, well-built man.’
    • ‘A tall, well-built man jumped down from the carriage and moved forward to greet Alicia, kissing her cheek before helping her up into the vehicle.’
    • ‘Sachio was strong, well-built man with fierce eyes and long hair tied back in a tight ponytail on top of his head.’
    • ‘His skin was a golden brown and he was well-built.’
    • ‘Fifteen years passed by quickly, and Felix grew into a strong well-built man.’
    • ‘He had once been a burly, well-built man who, she imagined, had worked every available hour of every day to ensure that his farm ran smoothly and profitably.’
    • ‘He was a well-built man; well dressed, too, for that matter.’
    • ‘It was nearly an hour before the tall, well built man finally emerged from the front door.’
    sturdy, sturdily built, strapping, brawny, burly, hefty, broad-shouldered, muscular, muscly, well muscled, strong, robust, rugged, lusty, herculean
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