noun pot·bel·ly \ˈpät-ˌbe-lē\

: a large, round stomach that sticks out

Full Definition of POTBELLY

:  an enlarged, swollen, or protruding abdomen

Examples of POTBELLY

  1. a man with a potbelly
  2. <he began exercising to get rid of his growing potbelly and to improve his health>

First Known Use of POTBELLY

Medical Dictionary


noun pot·bel·ly \ˈpät-ˌbel-ē\
plural pot·bel·lies

Medical Definition of POTBELLY

:  an enlarged, swollen, or protruding abdomen; also :  a condition characterized by such an abdomen that is symptomatic of disease or malnourishment


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