big-shouldered big-shouldered


  • (adj) having broad shoulders



  1. Elia Kazan's big-shouldered melodrama of dockside corruption; with Marlon Brando, Eva Marie Saint.
  2. Bearlike, big-shouldered Steve Fritchman, 45, editor of the 126-year-old monthly Christian Register since 1943, held one of the key jobs in the tiny Unitarian hierarchy.
  3. He was wearing a striped blazer decorated with a yellow rose, she a big-shouldered coat, sequined Chiquita Banana shoes and a green straw hat.


  • He's not Vick, but Eagles' Foles can move

    PHILADELPHIA – Nick Foles can move. The perception that the Philadelphia Eagles’ backup quarterback is as immobile as the Rocky statue probably stems from two understandable factors. One, Foles just doesn’t look like a great athlete. He’s 6-foot-6 with a solid build. He’s neither lean and rangy nor big-shouldered and muscular. Two, Foles is generally being contrasted with a guy named Michael ...
    on October 11, 2013     Source: ESPN Blogs

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