Translation of chunky in Spanish:

chunky

Pronunciation: /ˈtʃʌŋki/

adjective/adjetivo (-kier, -kiest)

  • 1.1 [person/build] fornido, macizo
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    • The guardsman - a shorter, chunky fellow - rose with ill grace and stumped over to the water pump.
    • She saw a short, chunky girl standing at the edge of Andy's yard.
    • He was a short, square, chunky man, with a round face, not handsome, but compact with energy.
    1.2 [marmalade] con trozos grandes de cáscara
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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.
    1.3 [sweater/knitwear] grueso, gordo [colloquial/familiar]
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    • The bracelet was chunky, a silver concoction of thick ropes linked together.
    • I would like a plain, chunky, black plastic bracelet to wear this autumn.
    • Forget the gold charm bracelet and chunky gold necklaces, big does not have to be brash!

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