pudgy

adjective \ ˈpə-jē \

Definition of pudgy

pudgier; pudgiest
: being short and plump : chubby

pudginess

noun

Examples of pudgy in a Sentence

  1. at this point the pudgy toddler is still cute, but she will have health problems if she continues to be overweight

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Origin and Etymology of pudgy

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PUDGY Defined for English Language Learners

pudgy

adjective

Definition of pudgy for English Language Learners

  • : somewhat fat


PUDGY Defined for Kids

pudgy

adjective \ ˈpə-jē \

Definition of pudgy for Students

pudgier; pudgiest
: being short and plump : chubby


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