Examples of paunch in a Sentence
He sat with his hands folded over his paunch.
He used to be very thin but now he has a slight paunch.
Recent Examples of paunch from the Web
After years of rigorous weight training, plenty of former athletes end their playing days and subsequently let their once steely cores morph into paunches and their rock-hard biceps atrophy into flab.
Unlike Parisian pooches though, one distinguishing characteristic about Philly pooches is their unmistakable paunches.
Though Seal weighed in at a reported 300 pounds or so, Cruise doesn't appear to sport so much as a paunch in the trailer.
Kim, whose substantial paunch and perennial stubble lent him an air of cavalier dishevelment, occasionally spoke out against his family’s rule — and spoke favorably of openness and globalism — in interviews with Japanese media.
And, outside a minor paunch and a rapidly expanding billfold, there's nothing heavy about him.
Pineda, a 6-foot-7 right-hander with loose limbs and an ample paunch, has been a confounding presence in the Yankees’ rotation for the last three seasons.
Tapper emerged, a man in his mid-60s with white hair, a paunch and a large smartphone clipped to his belt.
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Origin and Etymology of paunch
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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