from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A powerfully built, robust person.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who has to do with straps; specifically, one who has charge of the harnessing of horses.
  • noun Anything bulky; a large, tall person.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who uses strap.
  • noun colloq. A person or thing of uncommon size.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A large, strong, robust person (usually a man)

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a large and strong and heavyset man


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