Associations to the word «Stout»


STOUT, adjective. Large; bulky, thickset; corpulent, fat.
STOUT, adjective. (obsolete) bold, strong-minded; lusty; vigorous; robust; sinewy; muscular.
STOUT, adjective. (obsolete) proud; haughty; arrogant; hard.
STOUT, adjective. Firm; resolute; dauntless.
STOUT, adjective. Materially strong, enduring.
STOUT, adjective. Obstinate.
STOUT, noun. A dark and strong malt brew made with toasted grain.
STOUT, noun. An obese person.
STOUT, noun. A large clothing size.
STOUT, proper noun. A surname​.

Dictionary definition

STOUT, noun. A strong very dark heavy-bodied ale made from pale malt and roasted unmalted barley and (often) caramel malt with hops.
STOUT, noun. A garment size for a large or heavy person.
STOUT, adjective. Dependable; "the stalwart citizens at Lexington"; "a stalwart supporter of the UN"; "stout hearts".
STOUT, adjective. Euphemisms for `fat'; "men are portly and women are stout".
STOUT, adjective. Having rugged physical strength; inured to fatigue or hardships; "hardy explorers of northern Canada"; "proud of her tall stalwart son"; "stout seamen"; "sturdy young athletes".

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