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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The state of having lots of strong muscles.

Usage examples (11)
  • The brawniness of the farmer made doing all the heavy work on the farm much easier.
  • Without guns to defend themselves, a lot of the exchanges end up like bar room brawniness and high school smackdowns.
  • S. said that there was even a noticeable difference in brawniness, with the Asian-American women's ideal man a good bit larger than the former's.
  • The character was originally intended to be a man, but making Salt a woman in no way depletes the story's brawniness. for more
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  • Word of the 2009 Nat. Spelling Bee finals.[pellingbeeshirleys!Field2]
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