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paunch

 (pônch, pänch)
n.
1. The belly, especially a protruding one; a potbelly.
2. See rumen.

[Middle English paunche, from Old French panche, from Latin pantex.]

paunch

(pɔːntʃ)
n
1. the belly or abdomen, esp when protruding
2. (Zoology) another name for rumen
3. (Nautical Terms) nautical a thick mat that prevents chafing
vb (tr)
to stab in the stomach; disembowel
[C14: from Anglo-Norman paunche, from Old French pance, from Latin panticēs (pl) bowels]

paunch

(pɔntʃ, pɑntʃ)

n.
1. a large and protruding belly; potbelly.
2. the belly or abdomen.
[1325–75; Middle English paunche < Anglo-French; Middle French pance < Latin panticēs (pl.) bowels]
paunched, adj.

paunch


Past participle: paunched
Gerund: paunching

Imperative
paunch
paunch
Present
I paunch
you paunch
he/she/it paunches
we paunch
you paunch
they paunch
Preterite
I paunched
you paunched
he/she/it paunched
we paunched
you paunched
they paunched
Present Continuous
I am paunching
you are paunching
he/she/it is paunching
we are paunching
you are paunching
they are paunching
Present Perfect
I have paunched
you have paunched
he/she/it has paunched
we have paunched
you have paunched
they have paunched
Past Continuous
I was paunching
you were paunching
he/she/it was paunching
we were paunching
you were paunching
they were paunching
Past Perfect
I had paunched
you had paunched
he/she/it had paunched
we had paunched
you had paunched
they had paunched
Future
I will paunch
you will paunch
he/she/it will paunch
we will paunch
you will paunch
they will paunch
Future Perfect
I will have paunched
you will have paunched
he/she/it will have paunched
we will have paunched
you will have paunched
they will have paunched
Future Continuous
I will be paunching
you will be paunching
he/she/it will be paunching
we will be paunching
you will be paunching
they will be paunching
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been paunching
you have been paunching
he/she/it has been paunching
we have been paunching
you have been paunching
they have been paunching
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been paunching
you will have been paunching
he/she/it will have been paunching
we will have been paunching
you will have been paunching
they will have been paunching
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been paunching
you had been paunching
he/she/it had been paunching
we had been paunching
you had been paunching
they had been paunching
Conditional
I would paunch
you would paunch
he/she/it would paunch
we would paunch
you would paunch
they would paunch
Past Conditional
I would have paunched
you would have paunched
he/she/it would have paunched
we would have paunched
you would have paunched
they would have paunched
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.paunch - a protruding abdomenpaunch - a protruding abdomen      
adipose tissue, fatty tissue, fat - a kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; it also cushions and insulates vital organs; "fatty tissue protected them from the severe cold"
torso, trunk, body - the body excluding the head and neck and limbs; "they moved their arms and legs and bodies"
bay window, potbelly, tummy, corporation, pot - slang for a paunch

paunch

noun belly, beer-belly (informal), spread (informal), corporation (informal), pot, spare tyre (Brit. slang), middle-age spread (informal), potbelly, large abdomen He was developing a paunch.
Translations
كِرْش، بَطْن
břich
topmavevom
pötsi
pocak
ístra
pilvotas
vēders
veľké brucho
şiş göbek

paunch

[pɔːntʃ] Npanza f, barriga f
to have a paunchtener panza, ser barrigón

paunch

[ˈpɔːntʃ] ngros ventre m, bedaine f

paunch

nBauch m, → Wanst m; (of cow etc)Pansen m

paunch

[pɔːntʃ] npancia

paunch

(poːntʃ) noun
a large, round stomach. He developed quite a paunch.
ˈpaunchy adjective
having a paunch. He's become quite paunchy.

paunch

n barriga, panza, panzón m