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hulk

hulk

 
 
pronunciation:
huhlk
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (noun, verb)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a bulky shell of a ship, either old and unseaworthy or abandoned to other uses.
definition 2: a person of large, ungainly stature.
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: hulked, hulking, hulks
definition: to appear as a large mass; loom.
The huge freighter hulked out of the fog.
similar words:
loom
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