adjective \ˈzäf-tig, ˈzf-\

of a woman : slightly fat in an attractive way : having a full, rounded figure

Full Definition of ZAFTIG

of a woman
:  having a full rounded figure :  pleasingly plump

Variants of ZAFTIG

zaf·tig also zof·tig \ˈzf-\

Examples of ZAFTIG

  1. The actress playing the lead role was a zaftig blonde.

Origin of ZAFTIG

Yiddish zaftik juicy, succulent, from zaft juice, sap, from Middle High German saf, saft, from Old High German saf — more at sap
First Known Use: circa 1936


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