What does the word hulk mean?

Usage examples for hulk

  1. And I have obliged that old hulk instead- that rag of humanity! – The Magic Skin by Honore de Balzac
  2. Her fury, at sight of that black hulk approaching her foolish young one, was nothing short of a madness. – Children of the Wild by Charles G. D. Roberts
  3. The hulk and the engine are yours. – Round the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne