muffin top


Definition of muffin top

: the fatty flesh that hangs over tightly worn pants

Examples of muffin top in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Was the muffin top of residual baby weight hanging over my c-section scar, and my ballooning, milk-leaking breasts not enough aesthetic trauma to suffer? Chloe Malle, Vogue, 7 May 2021 No word if loaves of marble rye, chocolate babkas, muffin tops, or big salads are on the sales list. Rosy Cordero,, 27 June 2019 The high-rise pull-on design doesn't have any buttons or zippers, which helps eliminate muffin top and looks less bulky than traditional jeans. Lexie Sachs, Good Housekeeping, 17 June 2019 In some McDonald's test markets, including Baltimore, the fast-food chain is offering products like coffee cake and 160-calorie blueberry muffin tops. Ben Tobin, USA TODAY, 27 June 2018 In the Baltimore area, McDonald's tried offering coffee cake and 160-calorie blueberry muffin tops. Leslie Patton,, 26 June 2018 McDonald's will now begin selling muffin tops, according to Nation's Restaurant News. Connor Whittum, Billboard, 6 July 2018 The company has not said when or if the muffin tops will be available in all its restaurants. Ben Tobin, USA TODAY, 27 June 2018 More in Rumble Seat In the flesh, the 640xi GT is fleshy, thick in the middle, a motorized muffin top. Dan Neil, WSJ, 20 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of muffin top

2003, in the meaning defined above

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“Muffin top.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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