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zaf·tigor zof·tig (zäf′tĭk, -tĭg)
Having a full, shapely figure. Used of a woman.
[Yiddish zaftik, juicy, from Middle High German saftec, from saft, juice, from Old High German saf.]
informal US (of a woman) plump and voluptuous
or zof•tig(ˈzɑf tɪk, -tɪg)
(of a woman) having a pleasantly plump figure.
[1935–40; < Yiddish zaftik literally, juicy]
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|Adj.||1.||zaftig - (of a female body) healthily plump and vigorous ; "a generation ago...buxom actresses were popular"- Robt.A.Hamilton;|
fat - having an (over)abundance of flesh; "he hadn't remembered how fat she was"