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Synonyms of husky in English:


  • 1 his voice deepened to a husky growl
    throaty, gruff, deep, gravelly, hoarse, coarse, croaking, croaky, rough, rough-sounding, thick, guttural, harsh, rasping, raspy
    [Antonyms] shrill, soft
  • 2 Paddy looked a husky guy
    strong, muscular, muscly, muscle-bound, brawny, hefty, burly, chunky, strapping, thickset, solid, powerful, heavy, robust, rugged, sturdy, Herculean, big and strong, broad-shouldered, well built, powerfully built, solidly built
    informal beefy, hunky, hulking, ripped, shredded
    North American informal buff
    dated stalwart
    literary thewy, stark
    [Antonyms] puny
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