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brawny

Synonyms of brawny in English:

adjective

  • a big brawny man with tattooed arms
    strong, as strong as an ox, muscular, well muscled, muscly, muscle-bound, well built, powerfully built, powerful, mighty, Herculean, strapping, burly, robust, sturdy, husky, lusty, sinewy, well knit, rugged;
    bulky, hefty, meaty, solid, solidly built
    informal beefy, hunky, hulking, ripped, shredded
    North American informal buff
    US informal jacked
    dated stalwart
    literary thewy, stark
    [Antonyms] scrawny, puny, weak
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