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Definition of meaty adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    (meatier, meatiest)
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  1. 1containing a lot of meat meaty sausages
  2. 2smelling or tasting like meat a meaty taste
  3. 3(approving) containing a lot of important or interesting ideas synonym substantial a meaty discussion As an actress she longed to play one of the meatier roles, like Lady Macbeth.
  4. 4(informal) large and fat; with a lot of flesh synonym fleshy a meaty hand big, meaty tomatoes
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