podgy

adjective
\ ˈpä-jē How to pronounce podgy (audio) \
podgier; podgiest

Definition of podgy

chiefly British
: pudgy

Examples of podgy in a Sentence

a podgy little bookseller with a shop in Notting Hill
Recent Examples on the Web There are approximately 83 species of cactuses in Arizona, from podgy pin-cushion barrels to the rare senitas beckoning the sun with long arms to the majestic saguaros, the mascot of Arizona. Jill Cassidy, The Arizona Republic, 23 Nov. 2021

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First Known Use of podgy

1846, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for podgy

podge something pudgy

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Last Updated

28 Nov 2021

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“Podgy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/podgy. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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podgy

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of podgy

: pudgy

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