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podgy

(ˈpɒdʒɪ)
adj, podgier or podgiest
short and fat; chubby
Also called (esp US): pudgy
ˈpodgily adv
ˈpodginess n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.podgy - short and plump
fat - having an (over)abundance of flesh; "he hadn't remembered how fat she was"

podgy

adjective tubby, fat, plump, chubby, squat, stout, chunky, fleshy, stubby, dumpy, roly-poly, rotund, stumpy, short and fat a blond, slightly podgy youngster
Translations
قَصير وسَمين
zavalitý
buttettyk
òybbinn, stuttur og digur
trumpas ir storas
druknsīss un strups
şişkoşişman

podgy

[ˈpɒdʒɪ] ADJ (podgier (compar) (podgiest (superl))) (esp Brit) → gordinflón; [face] → mofletudo

podgy

[ˈpɒdʒi] adj [person, body, cheeks] → rondelet(te)

podgy

adj (+er) (Brit inf) → rundlich, pummelig; faceschwammig; podgy fingersWurstfinger pl; podgy faceMondgesicht nt (inf)

podgy

[ˈpɒdʒɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) → traccagnotto/a

podgy

(ˈpodʒi) pudgy (ˈpadʒi) adjective
plump; fat.
ˈpodginess, ˈpudginess noun
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