Hulk - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |hʌlk|  American pronunciation of the word hulk
Brit.  |hʌlk|  British pronunciation of the word hulk

noun

- a very large person; impressive in size or qualities (syn: giant, heavyweight, whale)
- a ship that has been wrecked and abandoned

verb

- appear very large or occupy a commanding position (syn: loom, predominate, tower)

Examples

The ship's rusting hulk is still visible on the rocks.

the burned out hulk of the factory

Word forms

noun
singular: hulk
plural: hulks
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