Examples from the Web for thickset
But do not the turnpikes, or fall-stops, with which these rivers are thickset, contravene also the rights of nature?
"There goes the throttler," said the thickset fellow, who still wheezed from the pressure of Ren's fingers.The Mystery of the Lost Dauphin|Emilia Pardo Bazn
And then the thickset form of Simon Rattar appeared dimly on the gravel, crossing to the lawn beyond.Simon|J. Storer Clouston
Leaning over the gates is a thickset man gazing with repugnance upon a lettuce leaf which he is holding in his right hand.Sundry Accounts|Irvin S. Cobb
A short, thickset man, who did not belong to the battle-ship's company, for he was a prisoner.Yankee Ships and Yankee Sailors: Tales of 1812|James Barnes