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- adj. Sturdy, well-built; solid, stocky.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. strong and heavily built; -- of people.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Large and well made; stout in appearance; burly.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. muscular and heavily built
From Scots buirdly, alteration of earlier buirly ("burly"), of uncertain origin. (Wiktionary)