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corpulent

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adjective cor·pu·lent \-lənt\

Simple Definition of corpulent

  • : fat

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of corpulent

  1. :  having a large bulky body :  obese

corpulently adverb

Examples of corpulent in a sentence

  1. <a corpulent, elegantly dressed opera singer came out and sang, and we knew it was over>



Origin of corpulent

Middle English, from Latin corpulentus, from corpus


First Known Use: 14th century


CORPULENT Defined for Kids

corpulent

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adjective cor·pu·lent \ˈkȯr-pyə-lənt\

Definition of corpulent for Students

  1. :  very fat




Medical Dictionary

corpulent

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adjective cor·pu·lent \-lənt\

Medical Definition of corpulent

  1. :  having a large bulky body :  obese

corpulently adverb




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