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adj. jowl·i·er, jowl·i·est
Having heavy or sagging jowls.

jowl′i·ness n.
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adj, -lier or -liest
(of a person) having fat cheeks which hang down towards the jaw
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(ˈdʒaʊ li; sometimes ˈdʒoʊ-)

adj. jowl•i•er, jowl•i•est.
having prominent jowls.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.jowly - having sagging folds of flesh beneath the chin or lower jaw
fat - having an (over)abundance of flesh; "he hadn't remembered how fat she was"
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[ˈdʒaʊlɪ] ADJde mejillas caídas
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adj to be jowlyHängebacken haben
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