1. (of a person) possessing physical strength and weight; rugged and powerful
- a hefty athlete
2. of considerable weight and size
- a hefty dictionary
Similar word(s): heavy
3. large in amount or extent or degree
- received a hefty bonus
Sentences with hefty as an adjective:
- She carries a hefty backpack full of books.
- They use some hefty bolts to hold up road signs.
- He was a tall, hefty man.