[ stuhd-lee ]
/ ˈstʌd li /
adjective, stud·li·er, stud·li·est.
Slang. virilely attractive; muscular and handsome.
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- studio couch,
- studio flat,
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- study hall,
Origin of studly
First recorded in 1955–60
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
Examples from the Web for studly
A photo of the studly actor Idris Elba sporting what appeared to be a huge bulge in his pants recently went viral.Idris Elba’s Battle of the Bulge: Moose Knuckles and Sexist Double Standards|Keli Goff|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Was it basically just you kissing a bunch of studly guys and going, “Sorry, not feeling this one.”
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