blimp out

intransitive verb

Definition of blimp out

blimped out; blimping out; blimps out
slang
: to gain a lot of weight : to become fat
  • My parents were terrified I'd blimp out if I wasn't careful, but I didn't worry.
  • SpyNovember 1996
  • … last year I gained 30 pounds and really blimped out after falling … and breaking my foot.
  • —Janet Evanovichquoted in New Zealand Herald4 July 2010

blimped-out

adjective
    • The second act sends the duo into outer space, where the blimped-out descendants of earth's last residents laze about on a giant cruise ship …
    • —Ryan BurnsEureka (California) Times Standard8 July 2008

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First Known Use of blimp out

1980


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