fattish


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fat·tish

 (făt′ĭsh)
adj.
Somewhat fat.

fat′tish·ness n.

fat•tish

(ˈfæt ɪʃ)

adj.
somewhat fat.
[1325–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.fattish - somewhat fat
fat - having an (over)abundance of flesh; "he hadn't remembered how fat she was"
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However his health seemed unimpaired so far, and looking at his noble, clear-skinned countenance which had grown fattish of late, Pyotr Petrovitch for an instant was positively comforted in the conviction that he would find another bride and, perhaps, even a better one.
Gleeson's 'white fattish hands' prior to being pandied, Valente argues that this actually places Stephen unconsciously in the episode being discussed directly preceding the pandying, when two Clongowes boys were 'caught' in mutual 'smugging' or masturbating.
LIFE ON THE LINE One creepy night in the town of Stormville, outside of the city centre, when all that you could hear was the hoot of an owl and a tweet of a bird, but all that you could see was a bench with a sort of fattish figure sitting on the chair.