(Of a person or animal) of larger than average build: a physically imposing man, tall and big-boned
More example sentences
- My mother is a big-boned woman.
- No, I was just a tall, big-boned, and still very clumsy girl.
- He was a big-boned man of perhaps sixty, with a thick black moustache and a head of curly Mediterranean hair.
Definition of big-boned in:
- The US English dictionary