Words That Describe Body Types

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Flexible - Capable of bending easily without breaking

Frail - (Of a person) weak and delicate

Full - (Of a person or part of their body) plump or rounded

Full-Grown - Having reached maturity

Gangly - Tall and thin and moving with a loose-jointed awkwardness

Gargantuan - Enormous

Generous - (Of a thing) larger or more plentiful than is usual or necessary

Giant - An abnormally tall or large person

Gigantic - Of very great size or extent; huge or enormous

Goliath - A person or thing of enormous size or strength

Graceful -  Having or showing grace or elegance


Heavy - Of great weight; difficult to lift or move

Herculean - (Of a person) muscular and strong

Huge - Extremely large; enormous

Hulking - (Of a person or object) large, heavy, or clumsy

Humpbacked - Having a hump on the back

Hunched - Raise (one's shoulders) and bend the top of one's body forward

- Bend one's body into a huddled position

Hurried - Move or act with great haste 

Husky - Strong; hefty

Immense - Extremely large or great, especially in scale or degree

Itsy-Bitsy - Very small; tiny

Jumbo - A very large person or thing

Lanky- (Of a person) ungracefully thin and tall

Large - Of considerable or relatively great size, extent, or capacity

Lean - Be in or move into a sloping position

Leggy - (Of a woman) having attractively long legs

Limber - (Of a person or body part) lithe or supple

Limp- Walk with difficulty, typically because of a damaged or stiff leg or foot

Lithe - (Especially of a person's body)thin, supple, and graceful

Little (Of a person) young or younger

Loitering - Stand or wait around idly or without apparent purpose

Long-Legged - Having long legs

Long-Limbed - Tall with long legs and arms

Lumbering- Moving in a slow, heavy, awkward way

Mammoth - Huge

Massive - Large and heavy or solid

Measly - Contemptibly small or few

Meaty - Fleshy; meaty

Mighty - Possessing great and impressive power or strength, especially on account of size

Muscular - Having well-developed muscles

Narrow - (Especially of something that is considerably longer or higher than it is wide) of small width 

Nimble- Quick and light in movement or action; agile

Obese - Grossly fat or overweight

Overweight - Above a weight considered normal or desirable

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