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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Excessively fat.

Usage examples (37)
  • I spotted the corpulent form of William Major, comfortably filling his favorite chair and sipping a brandy.
  • And while now we say "overweight" instead of "corpulent" -- and obesity has become epidemic -
  • All these ladies were remarkably corpulent, which is considered here as the highest mark of beauty.
  • Conservatives are properly referred to as "corpulent". for more
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