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synonyms for obese

  • corpulent
  • adipose
  • avoirdupois
  • fat
  • fleshy
  • gross
  • heavy
  • outsize
  • paunchy
  • plump
  • porcine
  • portly
  • pudgy
  • rotund
  • stout
See also synonyms for: obesity
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antonyms for obese

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  • emaciated
  • skinny
  • underweight
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Lean people tend to have more active brown and beige fat than do obese people.
GENE EDITING CAN ALTER BODY FAT AND MAY FIGHT DIABETESSILKE SCHMIDTOCTOBER 23, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Too much of the bad type, which stores energy, makes us obese.
GENE EDITING CAN ALTER BODY FAT AND MAY FIGHT DIABETESSILKE SCHMIDTOCTOBER 23, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
I controlled for factors such as percentage of the population who were obese, diabetic or elderly.
UNTIL A CORONAVIRUS VACCINE IS READY, PNEUMONIA VACCINES MAY REDUCE DEATHS FROM COVID-19LGBTQ-EDITOROCTOBER 15, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
Around 40 percent of American adults are obese, including the president, based on the height and weight recorded in his April physical.
ALL THE CONDITIONS WE KNOW INCREASE YOUR RISK OF DYING FROM COVID-19SARA KILEY WATSONOCTOBER 2, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
While most prescription medicines are intended for people who are obese, the Gelesis product is made for people who are overweight, too.
RO MAKES THE WEIGHT LOSS PRODUCT PLENITY COMMERCIALLY AVAILABLE TO EVERYONE IN THE U.S.JONATHAN SHIEBEROCTOBER 1, 2020TECHCRUNCH
Obese Englishman hearing this on arrival, asked why this quality should be confined to application to cloth?
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 93, SEPTEMBER 24, 1887VARIOUS
A very obese man was he, my boy, with certain sweet-oiliness of manner, and never out of patients.
THE ORPHEUS C. KERR PAPERS. SERIES 1ROBERT H. NEWELL
They were very small and bright, as the eyes of the obese often are, or as they seem by contrast with a large crass face.
THE SHADOW OF THE ROPEE. W. HORNUNG
An obese individual sometimes surprises us, however, by his ambition and immaculateness.
HOW TO ANALYZE PEOPLE ON SIGHTELSIE LINCOLN BENEDICT AND RALPH PAINE BENEDICT
The fat woman's refusal to worry keeps the wrinkles away and as long as she does not become obese she remains attractive.
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WORDS RELATED TO OBESE

  • baby elephant
  • beefy
  • blimp
  • bulky
  • burly
  • embonpoint
  • fat
  • fleshy
  • gross
  • having a bay window
  • having a spare tire
  • heavy
  • hefty
  • husky
  • large
  • lusty
  • obese
  • overblown
  • overweight
  • plump
  • portly
  • roly-poly
  • rotund
  • stout
  • tubby
  • weighty
  • well-padded
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.