well-upholstered


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well-upholstered

adj
(well upholstered when postpositive) informal (of a person) fat
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A small former shop, it has been painted white and filled with communal dining tables and benches more suitable for dainty young students than well-upholstered Scots.
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State and local governments' purpose is to provide vital services to all Oregonians - but rising pension costs feed the cynical belief that their real purpose is to provide well-upholstered retirement to a privileged class.
The interior is the best yet, with softtouch plastic finish, well-upholstered, part-leather seats with blue stitching, flat-bottomed steering wheel and an array of equipment dominated by a 7in touchscreen infotainment system.
The vast seat is on a scale that will cosset even the most well-upholstered posterior and vibrations are kept to a minimum by rubber cushioned engine mounts.
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Then there's a BR Mk 1 corridor coach, whose well-upholstered seats are far comfier than any found today.
The well-upholstered WPC Kelly Jones fell over a kerb while visiting a garage after dark - the woman wasn't carrying a torch.
Or could he find well-upholstered refuge in one of the bought-and-paid-for African states upon which he lavished funds for decades, defying International Court of Justice demands for his scalp?