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be built like a brick shithouse

1. slang To be very muscular and strong. Bert is built like a brick shithouse, so get him to help you move all this furniture!
2. slang To be very buxom and curvaceous. Mary has a great body—she's built like a brick shithouse.
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built like a brick outhouse

1. Very sturdy and well-constructed. This building is built like a brick outhouse, so I'm not surprised that it's still standing after the hurricane.
2. slang Very muscular and strong. Bert is built like a brick outhouse, so get him to help you move all this furniture!
3. slang Very buxom and curvaceous. Mary has a great body—she's built like a brick outhouse.
See also: brick, built, like

built like a brick shithouse

1. slang Very muscular and strong. Bert is built like a brick shithouse, so get him to help you move all this furniture!
2. slang Very buxom and curvaceous. Mary has a great body—she's built like a brick shithouse.
See also: brick, built, like, shithouse

shithouse

vulgar slang An outhouse, an enclosed toilet that is located outdoors, separate from a house or other building. Used especially in the phrase "built like a brick shithouse," meaning very large and muscular or very buxom and curvaceous. I hate staying at my grandpa's old cabin, because we all have to share the stinky shithouse outside when we're there. Mary's new boyfriend is build like a brick shithouse! I certainly wouldn't want to pick a fight with him.

built like a brick outhouse

 and built like a brick shithouse
Fig. well-built-either strong or full-sized. (Built more strongly than is typical. The second form is potentially offensive. Use only with discretion.) Look at that guy's muscles—he's built like a brick shithouse. This garage is built like a brick outhouse. It'll last for years.
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built like a brick shithouse

BRITISH, INFORMAL, VERY RUDE
If you say that someone is built like a brick shithouse, you mean that they are extremely tall, broad, and strong-looking. This guy was built like a brick shithouse, with a huge mustache and smouldering brown eyes. Note: You can use brick-shithouse before a noun to describe someone who looks like this. He brought his brick-shithouse mate with him. Note: A shithouse is a slang word for a toilet. A brick shithouse is a strong outside toilet built using bricks instead of wood, from the time before many houses had indoor bathrooms.
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be built like a brick shithouse

(of a person) have a very solid physique.
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built like a brick shithouse

1. mod. pertaining to a very strong and well-built person. (Usually refers to a male. Refers to the sturdiness of an outhouse [outdoor toilet] built of brick rather than the traditional wooden outhouse. Usually objectionable.) Chuck is built like a brick shithouse. The only fat on him is where his brain ought to be.
2. mod. pertaining to a beautiful and curvaceous woman. (Refers to the imagined curving and uneven walls of an outhouse built hastily and carelessly of brick. This sense is a misinterpretation of the first sense. Usually objectionable.) Look at that dame! She’s really built like a brick shithouse.
See also: brick, built, like, shithouse