Definition of heavyset in English:


Line breaks: heavy|set
Pronunciation: /hɛvɪˈsɛt


(Of a person) broad and strongly built: a heavyset, bull-necked man wearing a T-shirt that revealed his powerful musculature
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  • As Jake ducked under the crime scene tape a tall, heavyset man with grey hair accosted him.
  • Who is the heavyset man with the receding hairline and the broad face?
  • Walking along the beach, he saw a tall, heavyset man throwing something into the water, and altered his course to investigate further.

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