Bulky ~ ˈbʌlki

Aggettivo ~ ingombrante, grosso, corpulento, massiccio, voluminoso

Un aggettivo di uso abbastanza comune per indicare qualcosa che è fuori della norma in termini di volume. Tende ad avere connotazioni negativi.


  • The sofa was too bulky to carry up the stairs.
  • Il divano era troppo ingombrante da salire per le scale.
  • Put all the bulky stuff in the van.
  • Metti tutta la roba grande nel furgone.
  • The woman was balancing a bulky package on her knee.
  • La donna teneva in equilibrio un pacco voluminoso in ginocchio.
  • It’s too expensive to send these bulky products by air.
  • Costa troppo spedire questi prodotti grandi per via aerea.
  • Tom’s brother was a big bulky rugby player.
  • Il fratello di Tom era un grande massiccio giocatore di rugby.

Your comments are always very welcome.


Author: Tony

Born and raised in Malaysia between Kuala Lumpur and Singapore. Educated at Wycliffe College in Stonehouse, Gloucestershire, England. Living in the foothills of Mount Etna since 1982 and teaching English at Catania University since 1987.

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