Synonyms of brawny in English:


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See Spanish definition of musculoso


1‘a big brawny man with tattooed arms’

strong, as strong as an ox, muscular, well muscled, muscly, muscle-bound, well built, powerfully built, powerful, mighty, Herculean, strapping, burly, robust, sturdy, husky, lusty, sinewy, well knit, rugged
bulky, hefty, meaty, solid, solidly built
informal beefy, hunky, hulking, ripped, shredded
North American informal buff
US informal jacked
dated stalwart
literary thewy, stark

scrawny, puny, weak