bulkier bulkier  /ˈbəl ki ər/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of large size for its weight

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. But while everyday mobiles are getting tinier by the moment, Vertu recalls an earlier, bulkier era.
  2. The Mafia's monopoly of menace might have grown greater forever, but along came a bulkier bully: Benito Mussolini.
  3. An earlier version of the software was a hit with deaf visitors to Kanevsky's lab, who carried it around on much bulkier laptops.

News

  1. ‘He was my hero,’ mother of Odin Lloyd says as she prepares for her son’s funeral

    One picture is of Odin L. Lloyd as a toddler gripping to his mother’s floral settee and staring into the camera like he’s discovered something marvelous — like walking. In another photograph he is a bigger, bulkier boy dressed in a black suit with a silver vest and smiling coolly with his mother and two sisters. There are other pictures, too, of Lloyd over his 27 years. Funeral services for the ...
    on June 29, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

  2. Your Ultrabook and the Cloud: A Great Partnership

    Ultrabooks are engineered for portability—they’re thin, light, and have an extended battery life that lets you work or play anywhere the moment takes you. They contain fast, durable solid state drives (SSDs) that let you whip through huge files and shrug off bumps and vibrations. But those SSDs tend to contain a lot less storage space than their bulkier laptop cousins. And that can be a problem ...
    on June 28, 2013     Source: PC World

  3. This Miley Cyrus 'We Can't Stop' Parody Video Makes More Sense Than the Original

    Miley Cyrus offered her approval of this new "We Can't Stop" parody video late Wednesday night, posting a link to Twitter with the caption "#B**CHWENTIN bahahahaha." Posted by an Italian humorist who goes by "DamonPetrovaTV" on YouTube (a Vampire Diaries fan, it seems), the video is essentially a low-budget recreation of the original with a bulkier, sassier star and cheaper stuffed animals. It's ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Zimbio

Quotes

  1. "This is the biggest I've ever been," said Burris, who turns 33 three days after training camp opens next Sunday. "I just wanted to get stronger, bulkier and be more of a presence in the pocket. I wanted to make sure I'm more of a commanding...
    on May 22, 2008 By: Henry Burris Source: St. Catharines Standard

  2. Meanwhile, the Evo's colossal affectation makes the buzz feel "bulkier and heavier" than its touchscreen counterparts, Mossberg wrote.
    on May 20, 2010 By: Walt Mossberg Source: News Moments (blog)

  3. "Tarik Glenn (who retired in training camp) was one of the best tackles in the league, no doubt about it," said Belichick of the 6-5, 332-pounder, who retired in the off-season at the age of 31. "He was a big, much bulkier guy. (Rookie...
    on Nov 1, 2007 By: Bill Belichick Source: New Albany Tribune

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