bulky
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bulky(
buhl
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ki
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (taking up a lot of space)
a. voluminoso
A bulky package appeared on Tom's front doorstep on Christmas Day.Un paquete voluminoso apareció en la puerta de Tom el día de Navidad.
b. grande
I think that couch is going to be too bulky for our little apartment.Creo que ese sofá será demasiado grande para nuestro pequeño apartamento.
2. (of large physique)
a. corpulento
Nate's a lot bulkier now that he's been lifting and drinking protein shakes.Nate está mucho más corpulento desde que está levantado pesas y bebiendo batidos de proteínas.
3. (of clothing)
a. grueso
This jacket is really bulky and keeps me warm.Esta chaqueta es muy gruesa y me mantiene caliente.
b. gordo
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Jenna's new bulky sweater looks really comfy.El nuevo suéter gordo de Jenna se ve muy cómodo.
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bulky
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (thing)
a. grande, voluminoso(a)
2. (person)
a. corpulento(a)
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bulky [ˈbʌlkɪ]
adjective
bulkier (comparative)bulkiest (superlative) [+parcel] abultado; [+person] corpulento;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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bulky item
el residuo voluminoso
bulky bedding
ropa de cama voluminosa
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