Definition of 'chunky'
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They are big and thick and chunky. The Sun (2016)Throw on your chunky knit, switch on the kettle and enter TV season in style. The Sun (2016)The strap is long enough to wear over a coat or a chunky knit, but you carry it close to your body, tucked discreetly under your arm. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Wrap up for the season in layers of chiffon and chunky knits. The Sun (2013)The chunky heel is bang on trend. The Sun (2014)Try this trick by adding a contrasting polo neck under a chunky knit. The Sun (2014)There were also heavier fabrics such as tweed and chunky knits. Times, Sunday Times (2007)She knew her way around a chunky knit. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Pair with a chunky knit now and a white tee come spring for an injection of colour. Times, Sunday Times (2012)If you have the skills to make your own chunky knitwear, dust off your needles. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This will help to make the muscles long and elegant, rather than short and chunky. BE YOUR BEST: How Anyone can become Fit, Healthy and Confident (2002)Turn down the heat and reduce the sauce to a thick, chunky texture. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Slice the pepper into short, chunky strips. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We're still backing the height and stability of the chunky heel. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Take your chunky heels - it might not rain. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Keep it cool by styling with chunky heels, layer up clashing patterns and wear with attitude. The Sun (2014)The cut of her T-shirt made her arms look chunky and her heavy fringe made her face look hard. The Sun (2007)To balance them she needs to wear a heel that is chunky and straight, not one that curves in. The Sun (2006)Slice down the chicken fillets to make 4 thick, chunky pieces. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Slice the chicken fillets into 4 short, chunky strips. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Stick to thinner fabrics rather than piling on loads of chunky knitwear that will end up looking - and feeling - uncomfortable. The Sun (2008)I'm not much of a fan of thick chunky knitwear, it just makes you look fat and shapeless. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Used Occasionally. chunky is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'chunky'
British English: chunky ADJECTIVE
A chunky person is broad and heavy.
I was a nine-pound baby and a little chunky.
Definition of chunky from the Collins English Dictionary
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