(noun, adjective)


1. dependable

- stout hearts

Similar word(s): resolute, stalwart

2. euphemisms for `fat'

- men are portly and women are stout

Similar word(s): fat, portly

3. having rugged physical strength; inured to fatigue or hardships

- stout seamen

Similar word(s): robust, hardy, stalwart, sturdy

Sentences with stout as an adjective:

- Campers prefer stout vessels, sticks and cloth.


1. a strong very dark heavy-bodied ale made from pale malt and roasted unmalted barley and (often) caramel malt with hops

Definition categories: food, ale

2. a garment size for a large or heavy person

Definition categories: attribute, size

Sentences with stout as a noun:

- Stout is darker, stronger and sweeter than porter beer.