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ˈtʃʌŋ kichunky

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chunky, lumpyadjective

    like or containing small sticky lumps

    "the dumplings were chunky pieces of uncooked dough"

  2. chunky, dumpy, low-set, squat, squatty, stumpyadjective

    short and thick; as e.g. having short legs and heavy musculature

    "some people seem born to be square and chunky"; "a dumpy little dumpling of a woman"; "dachshunds are long lowset dogs with drooping ears"; "a little church with a squat tower"; "a squatty red smokestack"; "a stumpy ungainly figure"


  1. chunkyadjective

    having chunks

    I ate a chunky bar of chocolate.

    Etymology: chunk + -y

  2. chunkyadjective


    I prefer chunky blonde girls to skinny brunettes.

    Etymology: chunk + -y

Webster Dictionary

  1. Chunkyadjective

    short and thick

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chunky in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chunky in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of chunky in a Sentence

  1. Terrell Owens:

    Clean out. I ’d knock the Chunky Soup from him. From 2004 ! Trust me.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    She said to him. “You’re in a wrong place, man. If you’re only interested in the breasts, legs, and thighs, the Southern Fried Chicken shop is just around the corner. I’m a sophisticated lady, not a bargain bucket of chunky meat pieces to satisfy your desire.”

  3. British Journalist Katie Hopkins:

    We give fat really cute names, don't we ? we have baby weight, puppy fat, love handles, muffin top, chunky monkey -- ultimately these are all nice names for something that's not very nice... You're supporting Kelly Clarkson because everybody likes to have a fat friend, because the great thing about a fat friend is it makes you feel slimmer.

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    having a build with little fat or muscle but with long limbs
    • A. proprietary
    • B. occlusive
    • C. contagious
    • D. ectomorphic

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