Definition of chunky in English:

chunky

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Pronunciation: /ˈtʃʌŋki
 
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adjective (chunkier, chunkiest)

  • 2(Of food) containing chunks or thick pieces of something: a chunky soup
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    • The salsa is different every single time, from scrambled tomato soup to super-spicy chunky tomato marmalade.
    • I love chunky seafood soup, which was also on offer for €5.50, but in the end, I chose Nimmo's warm salad with port dressing for €9.80.
    • The main course has delights such as chicken puttanesca - chicken dices cooked with bacon, olive, tomato, and bell pepper in a chunky tomato sauce, served with steamed rice.

Derivatives

chunkily

adverb
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  • The starters were poor, though, a thinnish seafood broth with chunks of tinned tomato expiring at the bottom and a ham hough terrine that, while chunkily rustic, contained too much gristle for comfort.
  • She is chunkily put together - the great thing about female soloists is that you can see their arms when they play - and this was a muscular performance.
  • Miranda was five foot ten and chunkily built; not fat, but not exactly light either.

chunkiness

noun
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  • It's hard to get over the sheer weight, chunkiness and lack of flexibility of these shoes.
  • Judging by the increased chunkiness of his jaw, I think he's getting fatter.
  • The chopped (not puréed) ingredients will give the salsa its chunkiness.

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