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embonpoint

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noun em·bon·point \äⁿ-bōⁿ-ˈpwaⁿ\

Definition of embonpoint

  1. :  plumpness of person :  stoutness



Examples of embonpoint

  1. <clothes for women who may be inclined to embonpoint but who still want to look stylish>



Origin of embonpoint

French, from Middle French, from en bon point in good condition


First Known Use: 1670


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