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The large man puffs himself out in his warm topcoat, which protuberates sensibly at the paunch.
THE CONQUEST OF ROMEMATILDE SERAO
Through the garden with lowered eyes, past a dour-looking priest with a small paunch.
THE JEWELS OF APTORSAMUEL R. DELANY
The dish suits it, for before long it has burrowed half-way into the succulent paunch.
MORE HUNTING WASPSJ. HENRI FABRE
A ten-year-old nephew rode behind him, with his short arms encircling his uncle's paunch.
THE ESCAPE OF MR. TRIMMIRVIN S. COBB
Another, with ‘a fair round belly,’ no doubt, they dub Simon Paunch.
THE RIVERS OF GREAT BRITAIN: RIVERS OF THE EAST COASTVARIOUS
And the cook patted affectionately the little round paunch that marred the symmetry of his figure.
CORPORAL CAMERONRALPH CONNOR
That philosophy of the loose lip and the lax paunch is one for which I've always had an instinctive distrust.
TONO BUNGAYH. G. WELLS
For this object we always rode some miles away, threw a fresh deer-paunch on the ground, and trailed it after us by a long rope.
THE BACKWOODSMANVARIOUS
Paunch, pawnsh, or pnsh, n. the belly: the first and largest stomach of a ruminant.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 3 OF 4: N-R)VARIOUS
They were arranged in the same manner as those of a pig; the paunch contained several cuttle-fishes partially digested.
AUDUBON AND HIS JOURNALS, VOL. 2MARIA R. AUDUBON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PAUNCH

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  • beer belly
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  • fat stomach
  • gut
  • middle-age spread
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  • pot belly
  • spare tire
  • tummy
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