Definition for strapping (2 of 3)
Definition for strapping (3 of 3)
verb (used with object), strapped, strap·ping.
Origin of strap
Examples from the Web for strapping
The strapping 24-year-old Brit is not only one of the hottest young actors in Hollywood but also dating ‘It Girl’ Cara Delevingne.Angelina Jolie’s New Muse: The Rise of Jack O’Connell, Star of the WWII Epic ‘Unbroken’|Marlow Stern|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After serving for thirteen years as Det. Elliot Stabler, the strapping actor has transitioned into film.Life After ‘SVU’: Christopher Meloni on ‘They Came Together,’ Stabler, and His Famous Behind|Marlow Stern|June 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Oh, and don't forget about Daniel Day-Lewis' finest turn yet—or the comedy of our "strapping young Muslim socialist"-in-chief.
The two strapping marshals behind him looked plenty strong enough to have coaxed him to his feet if he had decided otherwise.9/11 Manhattan Murder Is No Mystery Thanks to Bin Laden Kin Trial|Michael Daly|March 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He is a strapping 20-year-old with dark intense eyes but flashed a friendly smile.Did the U.S. Make a Mistake In Seizing Anas al-Liby?|Jamie Dettmer|October 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In this case self-excitement was produced at a very early age, without the use of the hands, by strapping the legs together.Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 3 (of 6)|Havelock Ellis
He was a “strapping,” fine looking lad, almost a man grown, and in experience already a man.Rodney, the Ranger|John V. Lane
Strapping himself in, Dave looked back to get the nod from Freddy, and to snap a quick glance at the major.Dave Dawson on Guadalcanal|Robert Sydney Bowen
A tengu-painter makes a long-handled brush to whitewash the ceiling, by strapping it to his nose.Japanese Fairy World|William Elliot Griffis
Egbert and Athelstane were strapping young fellows of six feet, and thirteen-year-old Hereward was taller already than Ingred.A Popular Schoolgirl|Angela Brazil