husky

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burly, thick; fat, overweight
hoarse and rough-sounding
Any of several breeds of dogs used as sled dogs
{a} abounding in or having husks, dry
If you describe a man as husky, you think that he is tall, strong, and attractive. a very husky young man, built like a football player
A cross-bred sled dog
{s} hoarse, dry, raspy; sturdy, portly, strong, burly
An Eskimo; also, an Eskimo dog
A husky is a strong, furry dog, which is used to pull sledges across snow
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Rough in tone; harsh; hoarse; raucous; as, a husky voice
Powerful; strong; burly
Operational code name for the Allied landings in Sicily - July 1943
breed of heavy-coated Arctic sled dog
muscular and heavily built; "a beefy wrestler"; "had a tall burly frame"; "clothing sizes for husky boys"; "a strapping boy of eighteen"; "`buirdly' is a Scottish term"
deep and harsh sounding as if from shouting or illness or emotion; "gruff voices"; "the dog's gruff barking"; "hoarse cries"; "makes all the instruments sound powerful but husky"- Virgil Thomson
If someone's voice is husky, it is low and rather rough, often in an attractive way. His voice was husky with grief. Dietrich's deep, husky voice. + huskily huski·ly `Ready?' I asked huskily
The Eskimo language
{i} strong large dog with thick fur (bred to pull sleds in arctic regions)
a type of dog bred specifically for strength, endurance and cold climate survival; often used to pull a sled
Abounding with husks; consisting of husks
Siberian Husky
A medium-sized Spitz breed of dog originally used for herding reindeer and pulling sleighs
alaskan husky
(Hayvan Bilim, Zooloji) The Alaskan Husky is not so much a breed of dog as it is a type or a category. It falls short of being a breed in that there is no preferred type and no restriction as to ancestry; it is defined only by its purpose, which is that of a highly efficient sled dog. That said, dog drivers usually distinguish between the Alaskan Husky and “hound crosses”, so perhaps there is informal recognition that the Alaskan Husky is expected to display a degree of northern dog type. Specializations in type exist within the breed, such as freighting dogs (Mackenzie River Husky), sprint Alaskans, and distance Alaskans
siberian husky
Breed of sled dog developed in northeastern Siberia; they resemble the larger Alaskan malamutes
Huskies
{i} name of the athletic teams at the University of Connecticut (USA)
Siberian husky
Breed of dog developed in Siberia by the Chukchi people, who used it as a sled dog, companion, and guard. It was brought to Alaska in 1909 for sled-dog races and became established as a consistent winner. A graceful dog with erect ears and a dense, soft coat, it stands 20-24 in. (51-60 cm) and weighs 35-60 lbs (16-27 kg). It is usually gray, tan, or black and white; head markings may resemble a cap, mask, or spectacles. The breed, kept pure for hundreds of years in Siberia, is noted for intelligence and a gentle temperament
huskier
comparative of husky
huskies
plural of husky
huskily
in a hoarse or husky voice; "`Excuse me,' he said hoarsely"
huskily
in a raspy manner, with a hoarse voice; in a husky manner
huskily
In a husky manner; dryly
huskily
In a husky manner
huskiness
{i} raspiness, throatiness, hoarseness
huskiness
a throaty harshness
huskiness
the property of being big and strong
huskiness
Roughness of sound; harshness; hoarseness; as, huskiness of voice
huskiness
The state of being husky
huskiness
The property of being husky
husky
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