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meaty

[ mee-tee ]
/ ˈmi ti /
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adjective, meat·i·er, meat·i·est.
of or like meat.
abounding in meat.
rich in content or thought-provoking matter; full of substance: a meaty topic for discussion.
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Origin of meaty

First recorded in 1780–90; meat + -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM meaty

meat·i·ly, adverbmeat·i·ness, noun
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How to use meaty in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for meaty

meaty
/ (ˈmiːtɪ) /

adjective meatier or meatiest
of, relating to, or full of meata meaty stew
heavily built; fleshy or brawny
full of import or interesta meaty discussion
Judaism another word for fleishik

Derived forms of meaty

meatily, adverbmeatiness, noun
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