adjective. planted or growing close together.
adjective. having a short and solid form or stature.
Sentences with thickset
1. Noun, singular or mass
Groundhogs and other marmots have a stocky thickset body with short powerful legs, a broad head and small ears close to the head.
2. Verb, past participle
Ferrets are not thickset and are much more sinuous and slinky.
Pugs are small, thickset dogs with short faces and pop eyes.
4. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
The gopher tortoise boasts thickset hind legs often compared to an elephant’s and heavily scaled forelegs equipped with robust claws for burrowing.
5. Verb, base form
The Pug is a short muzzled, thickset dog with a curly tail, originally bred around 400 B.C.