potbellied


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pot·bel·ly

 (pŏt′bĕl′ē)
n. pl. pot·bel·lies
1. A protruding abdominal region.
2. A potbelly stove.

pot′bel′lied adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.potbellied - having a large bellypotbellied - having a large belly      
fat - having an (over)abundance of flesh; "he hadn't remembered how fat she was"
Translations

potbellied

[ˈpɒtˌbɛlɪd] adj (from overeating) → panciuto/a; (from malnutrition) → dal ventre gonfio
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