What does the word burly mean?

Usage examples for burly

  1. Then a third- a broad burly youth- came forward. – Charlie to the Rescue by R.M. Ballantyne
  2. Haredale, who had been so kind to Barnaby's mother, was a burly, stern man who had few acquaintances and lived much alone. – Tales from Dickens by Charles Dickens and Hallie Erminie Rives