Synonyms of burly in English:

burly


See definition of burly

adjective

1‘two burly bodyguards stood by him’

SYNONYMS

strapping, well built, sturdy, sturdily built, powerfully built, broad-shouldered, brawny, strong, muscular, muscly, well muscled, athletic, thickset, big, hefty, bulky, robust, rugged, stocky, lusty, Herculean, vigorous

informal hunky, beefy, husky, hulking, ripped, shredded

North American informal buff

US informal jacked

literary stalwart, thewy, stark

technical mesomorphic

ANTONYMS

puny