Definition of 'bulky'
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Budget cuts are prompting a growing number of councils to charge for the disposal of bulky items at tips or via home collection services. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They are heavy and bulky to transport, store and conceal, and hell to pack when you have to flee. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Pair with skinny trousers to avoid looking bulky. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The downside is that the shape is less convenient for packing bulky items. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But many complained that the watch looks bulky and dull. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Is your furniture too big and bulky? Times, Sunday Times (2014)Clutch bags or small shoulder bags will complement a neat silhouette better than something big and bulky. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You also need a good stretching routine to help lengthen your muscles and give them a less bulky appearance. The Sun (2009)The ideal approach would be that he didn't have to wear anything heavy or bulky. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The Superb saloon is a good car spoilt by an awkward bulky rear end. The Sun (2010)Cons It is a bit bulky and larger than other phones. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This is less bulky than most and has claims to be the world's lightest walking boot. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They don't suit bigger women and make my arms look bulky. The Sun (2010)It certainly looks pretty, also less fussy and bulky. Times, Sunday Times (2006)She's petite and these guys looked tough and bulky. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It was big, bulky and the pictures were stored on a cassette tape. The Sun (2014)If you keep them thin and lightweight, you will be snug without looking bulky. Times, Sunday Times (2007)CAR boot sales are best for bulky items that are too big to post. The Sun (2014)The first thing you notice about it is that it's less bulky than the one it will replace. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The boot space is just 430 litres, but the low floor makes loading bulky items simple. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They are working on a fabric that turns movement and temperature into electricity - and this could be used to power small electronic items without bulky batteries. The Sun (2010)
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British English: bulky ADJECTIVE
Something that is bulky is large and heavy.
...bulky items like lawn mowers.
Definition of bulky from the Collins English Dictionary
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