stout (comparative stouter, superlative stoutest)
- large; bulky, thickset; corpulent, fat.
- (obsolete) bold, strong-minded; lusty; vigorous; robust; sinewy; muscular.
- a stouter champion never handled sword
- He lost the character of a bold, stout, magnanimous man.
- The lords all stand / To clear their cause, most resolutely stout.
- (obsolete) proud; haughty; arrogant; hard.
- Bible, Mal. iii. 13
- Your words have been stout against me.
- Commonly […] they that be rich are lofty and stout.
- firm; resolute; dauntless.
- materially strong, enduring.
- Campers prefer stout vessels, sticks and cloth.
1913, Robert Barr, chapter 4, in Lord Stranleigh Abroad:
- Nothing could be more business-like than the construction of the stout dams, and nothing more gently rural than the limpid lakes, with the grand old forest trees marshalled round their margins … .
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stout, the malt brew
stout (plural stouts)
- A dark and strong malt brew made with toasted grain.
- Stout is darker, stronger and sweeter than porter beer.
- An obese person. (Can we add an example for this sense?)
- A large clothing size. (Can we add an example for this sense?)
- Dutch: stout, stoutbier n
- Hungarian: malátasör (hu)
- Irish: (please verify)pórtar m
From Middle Dutch stout, from Old Dutch *stolt, from Proto-Germanic *stultaz.
stout (comparative stouter, superlative stoutst)
- naughty, disobedient, mischievous
- Sinterklaas geeft brave jongens lekkers, zijn Zwarte Piet stoute de roe.
- St. Nicholas gives good boys candy; his Black Peter gives naughty ones the rod.
- high (expectations)
- (archaic) bold, audacious
- stoutaard m, stouterd m, stouterik m
- stoutheid, stoutigheid
- verstouten (adjective)
- stoutachtig (adjective)
- stoutelijk (adjective)
- stoutaardig (adjective)
- stoutebil m
- stouthals m
- stouthart n
- stouthartig (adjective)
- stoutmoedig (adjective)
- stoutspreker m
From English stout.
stout m, n (uncountable)
- stout (brew)