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stout

stout

 
 
pronunciation:
staUt
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
inflections: stouter, stoutest
definition 1: physically strong; sturdy; thick.
a stout armstout walls
synonyms:
strong, sturdy, thick
antonyms:
flimsy, fragile
similar words:
athletic, beefy, brawny, burly, hardy, hefty, muscular, puissant, robust, rugged, solid, sound, strapping, substantial
definition 2: firm, resolute, or courageous.
stout oppositionstout of heart
synonyms:
courageous, firm, resolute
antonyms:
feeble
similar words:
bold, brave, determined, doughty, fearless, stout-hearted, strong-willed, sturdy, undaunted
definition 3: blocky, thick-bodied, or fat.
synonyms:
blocky, chunky, fat
antonyms:
slender, spare, thin
similar words:
big, bulky, corpulent, fleshy, heavyset, obese, overweight, portly, rotund, stocky, thick
definition 4: strong in taste, nature, or the like.
a stout drink
synonyms:
strong
similar words:
bold, intense, pungent, robust, sharp, stiff
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a dark strong ale or beer.
synonyms:
ale, porter
definition 2: a garment size for a heavy-set man.
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derivations: stoutish (adj.), stoutly (adv.), stoutness (n.)
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