[ sol-id-loo k-ing ]
/ ˈsɒl ɪdˌlʊk ɪŋ /


reassuringly substantial or stable in appearance: They're a very solid-looking, intelligent couple.


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Origin of solid-looking

First recorded in 1880–85 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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