pudginess


Also found in: Thesaurus.

pudg·y

 (pŭj′ē)
adj. pudg·i·er, pudg·i·est
Somewhat fat; chubby: a pudgy face. See Synonyms at fat.

[From pudge, something thick and short.]

pudg′i·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pudginess - the property of having a plump and round bodypudginess - the property of having a plump and round body
embonpoint, plumpness, roundness - the bodily property of being well rounded
Translations
قُصْر وَسُمْنَه
òybbinn líkamshluti

podgy

(ˈpodʒi) pudgy (ˈpadʒi) adjective
plump; fat.
ˈpodginess, ˈpudginess noun
References in periodicals archive ?
If microbes from thin people can jump between animals and prevent pudginess, Gordon asks, "why isn't there an epidemic of leanness?
At each visit, they also measured pudginess and weight of the infants.
A little pudginess is acceptable as long as Santa's weight does not put him at risk for diabetes or heart disease," concluded Dr.
You could have a nose job as there is a bit of pudginess at the top.