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Definition of Stout
StoutStout Stout, a. [Compar. Stouter; superl. Stoutest.] [D.
stout bold (or OF. estout bold, proud, of Teutonic origin);
akin to AS. stolt, G. stolz, and perh. to E. stilt.]
1. Strong; lusty; vigorous; robust; sinewy; muscular; hence,
firm; resolute; dauntless.
With hearts stern and stout. --Chaucer.
A stouter champion never handled sword. --Shak.
He lost the character of a bold, stout, magnanimous
The lords all stand To clear their cause, most
resolutely stout. --Daniel.
2. Proud; haughty; arrogant; hard. [Archaic]
Your words have been stout against me. --Mal. iii.
Commonly . . . they that be rich are lofty and
3. Firm; tough; materially strong; enduring; as, a stout
vessel, stick, string, or cloth.
4. Large; bulky; corpulent.
Syn: Stout, Corpulent, Portly.
Usage: Corpulent has reference simply to a superabundance or
excess of flesh. Portly implies a kind of stoutness or
corpulence which gives a dignified or imposing
appearance. Stout, in our early writers (as in the
English Bible), was used chiefly or wholly in the
sense of strong or bold; as, a stout champion; a stout
heart; a stout resistance, etc. At a later period it
was used for thickset or bulky, and more recently,
especially in England, the idea has been carried still
further, so that Taylor says in his Synonyms: ``The
stout man has the proportions of an ox; he is
corpulent, fat, and fleshy in relation to his size.'
In America, stout is still commonly used in the
original sense of strong as, a stout boy; a stout
Stout Stout, n.
A strong malt liquor; strong porter.
Meaning of Stout from wikipedia
is a dark, top-fermented beer with a number
of variations, including
, oatmeal stout
, milk stout
, and imperial stout
. The first known
(/ˈɡɪnɪs/) is a dark Irish
in the brewery
of Arthur Guinness
at St. James's Gate, Dublin, Ireland, in 1759. It is one...
- The University
) is a public university
in Menomonie, Wisconsin. A member
of the University
- Stout Scarab
is a 1930–1940s American
by William Bushnell Stout
by Stout Engineering Laboratories
- The Toyota Stout
was a light truck produced
by the ****anese automaker Toyota
from 1954 through
1989. The Stout shared
with the Toyota
- Mackeson Stout
is a milk stout first brewed
in 1907. It contains
lactose, a sugar derived
from milk. Milk stout
(also called sweet stout
, mellow stout
(1622 - 1732) of Amsterdam, Netherlands. Was the first female white settler
County, New Jersey. According...
(May 6, 1958 – July 11, 2014) was a Los Angeles, California based
architect. Born and raised
in Tennessee, Stout
held a Bachelor
also became known
the word stout
had been used as early
as 1677. The history
- Rex Todhunter Stout
1, 1886 – October
27, 1975) was an American writer noted
for his detective
fiction. His best-known characters
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