Synonyms for robust

Synonyms for (adjective) robust

Synonyms: robust

Definition: rough and crude

Usage: a robust tale

Similar words: unrefined

Definition: (used of persons and their behavior) not refined; uncouth

Usage: how can a refined girl be drawn to such an unrefined man?


Synonyms: robust

Definition: sturdy and strong in form, constitution, or construction

Usage: a robust body; a robust perennial

Similar words: beefy, buirdly, burly, strapping, husky

Definition: muscular and heavily built

Usage: a beefy wrestler; had a tall burly frame; clothing sizes for husky boys; a strapping boy of eighteen; `buirdly' is a Scottish term


Similar words: big-boned

Definition: having a bone structure that is massive in contrast with the surrounding flesh


Similar words: big-chested, chesty

Definition: marked by a large or well-developed chest

Usage: he was big-chested, big-shouldered and heavy-armed


Similar words: broad-shouldered, square-shouldered, big-shouldered

Definition: having broad shoulders

Usage: big-shouldered and heavy-armed


Similar words: cast-iron, iron

Definition: extremely robust

Usage: an iron constitution


Similar words: hardy, stalwart, stout, sturdy

Definition: having rugged physical strength; inured to fatigue or hardships

Usage: hardy explorers of northern Canada; proud of her tall stalwart son; stout seamen; sturdy young athletes


Similar words: hardy

Definition: able to survive under unfavorable weather conditions

Usage: strawberries are hardy and easy to grow; camels are tough and hardy creatures


Similar words: half-hardy

Definition: (of plants) requiring protection from frost

Usage: half-hardy annuals


Similar words: heavy-armed

Definition: having massive arms

Usage: he was big-chested, big-shouldered and heavy-armed


Similar words: square-built

Definition: broad and solidly built


Similar words: vigorous

Definition: strong and active physically or mentally

Usage: a vigorous old man who spent half of his day on horseback- W.H.Hudson


Synonyms: robust

Definition: strong enough to withstand or overcome intellectual challenges or adversity

Usage: the experiment yielded robust results; a robust faith

Similar words: strong

Definition: having strength or power greater than average or expected

Usage: a strong radio signal; strong medicine; a strong man


Synonyms: full-bodied, racy, rich, robust

Definition: marked by richness and fullness of flavor

Usage: a rich ruby port; full-bodied wines; a robust claret; the robust flavor of fresh-brewed coffee

Similar words: tasty

Definition: pleasing to the sense of taste

Usage: a tasty morsel