potbellied

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adjective pot·bel·lied \ˈpät-ˌbe-lēd\

Definition of potbellied

  1. :  having a potbelly

Examples of potbellied in a sentence

  1. an old, potbellied cat that now needs a ramp just to get on the sofa

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First Known Use of potbellied

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POTBELLIED Defined for English Language Learners

potbellied

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adjective pot·bel·lied \ˈpät-ˌbe-lēd\

Definition of potbellied for English Language Learners

  • : having a large, round stomach that sticks out


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potbellied

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adjective pot·bel·lied \ˈpät-ˌbel-ēd\

Medical Definition of potbellied

  1. :  having a potbelly


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