French translation of 'burly'
de forte carrure ⧫ costaud(e)
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Example Sentences Including 'burly'
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And the countryside is also extremely big, so it's unlikely you will be woken by a burly security guard and told to move on.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
His orchestral scores are big and burly and full of notes, driven into their places by a formidable brain.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Preparing them is not a typical housewife but a burly man with an accent dressed in a deli serving outfit.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The father is so unpredictable that the only way the social services can visit is in the company of two burly security guards.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The men tend to be big, burly and bearded.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
There are a couple of burly security guards who look like secret service agents and the air is chilled so it's as if we really are underground.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Big burly sportsmen are allowed to be caring dads and partners, too.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Big, burly men whose footballing ability arguably came as secondary to raw power.The Sun (2013)
That was the signal for three burly security guards to surround Ashley.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Youth coaching used to be about finding big, burly players who were good with their heads.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
But the man who actually meets me is big and burly with a short, military haircut.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The guard ushered me into the office of a burly fiftysomething man in a police uniform.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
He was big and burly, looking a bit like a barrel wearing a suit.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
I'm having a swim and a burly man strikes up a conversation.The Sun (2013)
Inside the building, escalators snake skywards but normal progress is blocked by a swarm of burly security guards.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
It just happens to be interrupted by moments in which lots of big, burly men hit each other.The Sun (2014)
The family was escorted away by a team of burly female security guards.The Sun (2008)
Within seconds he's surrounded by burly security guards.The Sun (2008)
A burly security guard sat him back down and stood behind his chair.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
But we were pulled back to reality by a burly man at the back.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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'burly' in Other Languages
British English: burly ADJECTIVE
A burly man has a broad body and strong muscles.
He was a big, burly man.
Translation of burly from the Collins English to French Dictionary