Thesaurus

corpulent

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of corpulent

having an excess of body fat
  • a corpulent, elegantly dressed opera singer came out and sang, and we knew it was over

Synonyms for corpulent

Words Related to corpulent

Near Antonyms for corpulent

Antonyms for corpulent

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About corpulent

Time Traveler for corpulent

Time Traveler

The first known use of corpulent was in the 14th century

See more words from the same century

Thesaurus Entries Near corpulent

corpulency

corpulent

corpus

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Corpulent.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/corpulent. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on corpulent

Nglish: Translation of corpulent for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of corpulent for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!