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Definition of stocky adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    stocky

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈstɑki//
     
    (stockier, stockiest)
     
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  1. 1(of a person) short, with a strong solid body synonym thickset
  2. 2 a stocky figure/build
NAmE//ˈstɑkəli//
 
adverb He was stockily built.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: stocky