corpulent
[ kawr-pyuh-luhnt ]
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Part of Speech adjective
Origin + Etymology
Latin from Latin corpulentus, from corpus ‘body’
Synonyms
  • bulky
  • fat
  • hefty
Antonyms
  • skinny
  • underweight
  • slight
Definition
large or bulky of body; portly; stout; fat
Example
The alley cat outside of the fancy restaurant was absolutely corpulent after feeding on table scraps for years.
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