pot-bellied


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pot-bellied

adjective fat, overweight, bloated, obese, distended, corpulent, paunchy a podgy-faced, pot-bellied man
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pot-bellied

[ˈpɒtˌbelɪd] ADJ (from overeating) → barrigón; (from malnutrition) → de vientre hinchado
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There were great, round, pot-bellied baskets of chestnuts, shaped like the waistcoats of jolly old gentlemen, lolling at the doors, and tumbling out into the street in their apoplectic opulence.
They cared not if she had the face of a marmoset, or the figure of pot-bellied Kovudoo himself.
When fond hearts be thwarted by a cruel parent," replied the pot-bellied old beast in a soft and fawning tone, "love must still find its way; and so thy gallant swain hath dared the wrath of thy great father and majestic uncle, and lays his heart at thy feet, O beauteous Bertrade, knowing full well that thine hath been hungering after it since we didst first avow our love to thy hard hearted sire.
A hard guest is he,--but I honour him, and do not worship, like the tenderlings, the pot-bellied fire-idol.
This cave gave upon the sweetest little thing in coves, all deep blue water and honest rocks; and here I looked after the vineyard shipping, a pot-bellied tub with a brown sail, and a sort of dingy.
Streaky the miniature Vietnamese pot-bellied pig is five months old.
The ship had been heading to a nearby port to load cargo when its engine failed and the rough waves carried it into the jetty SCOTLAND Curator James McNaught with a bronze sculpture by artist John Duncan Fergusson titled Eastre, Hymn to the Sun valued at PS12,000 to PS18,000 at Lyon & Turnbull auctioneers, Glasgow USA Molly and Butch Kirkman with pot-bellied pig Buttercup in Pensacola, Florida.
I was disappointed to read in From one room & a pot-bellied stove to premier's office [Sept.
According to the New York Post's Lois Weiss, a public filing of the gold-plated condo's condo bylaws bans everything from pot-bellied pigs to gerbils, guinea pigs hens and ponies.
Summary: Hanoi: Short, pot-bellied policemen will be banned from traffic duty in Vietnam's capital Hanoi and .
15 HERO ANIMALS A pot-bellied pig who sought help when her owner fell ill.
Gary Tutton, Welwyn Garden City, Herts MY five-year-old grandson was having a lesson about animals at school when the teacher showed them a picture of a pot-bellied pig.