Synonyms for Chunky:


all (adjective)
fat, plump (adjective)
heavyset, dumpy, chubby, stout, stocky, stubby, squat, thickset.
lumpy (adjective)
overweight (adjective)
short (adjective)
short, squatty.


jagged, coarse, irregular, rugged, uneven, rough, textured, prickly, ragged, abrasive. chunky (noun)
lumpy, low-set, dumpy, squatty, squat, stumpy, short, unshapely.
fat (noun)
buxom, ample, plump, overweight, chubby, obese.
stocky (noun)
fat, thickset, stout.

Other synonyms:

rugged, closed, thickset, stubby. bent. compact, stodgy. clean, thick.

Usage examples for chunky

  1. " Take out the dull, grayish stuff," Chunky shouted, as he seized from the moving mass sufficient fragments to serve as specimens, and in a short time Fred began to have a general idea of his duties. – Down the Slope by James Otis
  2. " Be careful," Chunky whispered. – Down the Slope by James Otis
  3. Also he'd been described as a chunky party with a round face decorated with a cute little mustache and baby blue eyes. – Torchy and Vee by Sewell Ford