corpulence

play
noun cor·pu·lence \ˈkȯr-pyə-lən(t)s\

Definition of corpulence

  1. :  the state of being corpulent

Examples of corpulence in a sentence

  1. <the doctor warned that the patient's corpulence was unhealthy and not merely unattractive>

1547

First Known Use of corpulence

1547


Medical Dictionary

corpulence

play
noun cor·pu·lence \ˈkȯr-pyə-lən(t)s\

Medical Definition of corpulence

  1. :  the state of being excessively fat



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up corpulence? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

very important or noticeable

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • alphabet-magnets
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ