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rotund

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1 having an excess of body fat
  • a rotund little man who, predictably, was asked to play Santa every year

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2 marked by conspicuously full and rich sounds or tones
  • the actor's distinct baritone and his clear and rotund elocution are especially effective in dramatic readings

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The first known use of rotund was in the 15th century

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“Rotund.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rotund. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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