beef·y || 'biːfɪ adj. muscular, strong; heavy, fat

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • beefy — beefily, adv. beefiness, n. /bee fee/, adj., beefier, beefiest. 1. of or like beef. 2. brawny; thickset; heavy. 3. obese. [1735 45; BEEF + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • beefy — beef|y [ˈbi:fi] adj comparative beefier superlative beefiest someone who is beefy is big, strong, and often quite fat …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • beefy — [[t]bi͟ːfi[/t]] beefier, beefiest ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n Someone, especially a man, who is beefy has a big body and large muscles. ...a beefy red faced Englishman. Syn: brawny …   English dictionary

  • beefy — adjective (beefier, beefiest) 1》 informal muscular or robust.     ↘large and impressively powerful. 2》 tasting like beef. Derivatives beefily adverb beefiness noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • beefy — UK [ˈbiːfɪ] / US [ˈbɪfɪ] adjective Word forms beefy : adjective beefy comparative beefier superlative beefiest informal a beefy person has a large heavy body and strong muscles …   English dictionary

  • beefy — /ˈbifi/ (say beefee) adjective (beefier, beefiest) fleshy; brawny; solid; heavy. –beefiness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • beefy — [bēf′ē] adj. beefier, beefiest fleshy and solid; muscular and heavy; brawny beefiness n …   English World dictionary

  • beefy — adj. (beefier, beefiest) 1 like beef. 2 solid; muscular. Derivatives: beefily adv. beefiness n …   Useful english dictionary

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