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Then Arcolano mounted too, puffing over the effort, for he was a corpulent, rubicund man with the fattest hands I have ever seen.
THE STROLLING SAINTRAPHAEL SABATINI
We wondered at the unwise and negligent arrangements of our corpulent commander.
"Corpulent" means fat; "stout" and "lusty" denote a strong frame.
NEW WORD-ANALYSISWILLIAM SWINTON
Ibrahim was slender and tall, at least six feet three, and Yunis was short and corpulent.
THE WOMEN OF THE ARABSHENRY HARRIS JESSUP
While in his usual health he was, though not corpulent, yet rather stout than spare, but he was now reduced to skin and bone.
He distributed whacks of his ferule with an agility no one could have expected on the part of so corpulent a person.
I did as he desired, and was presented to a corpulent old quiz of a padre, who pretended to instruct me in classical Castilian.
CAPTAIN CANOTBRANTZ MAYER
An author with a genteel figure will always be more read than one who is corpulent.
NEWTON FORSTERCAPTAIN FREDERICK MARRYAT
From the other side a corpulent policeman watched her with faint interest, reading her like a book.
A BED OF ROSESW. L. GEORGE
Without are standing three most worthy, corpulent, tobacco-scented ambassadors, who desire an audience.

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