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See definition of podgy on Dictionary.com
  • as inchubby
  • as indumpy

synonyms for podgy

  • chunky
  • flabby
  • plump
  • portly
  • pudgy
  • stout
  • ample
  • bearish
  • big
  • butterball
  • buxom
  • fat
  • fleshy
  • full-figured
  • hefty
  • husky
  • pleasingly plump
  • plumpish
  • roly-poly
  • rotund
  • round
  • tubby
  • zaftig

antonyms for podgy

MOST RELEVANT
  • lean
  • skinny
  • slim
  • thin
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    How to use podgy in a sentence

    This little chap has silver bangles on his podgy ankles but not a rag of any sort of clothing.
    ROUND THE WONDERFUL WORLDG. E. MITTON
    That was when some podgy red-sealed blue-crossed letter arrived from Vailima, inviting me to journey thither.
    MARGARET OGILVYJ. M. BARRIE
    Every age is represented, from the new born grub to the podgy larva on the point of building its shell.
    MORE HUNTING WASPSJ. HENRI FABRE
    Frantz Pettersen, a podgy little man with a big fair moustache, lifted his glass.
    DRY FISH AND WETANTHON BERNHARD ELIAS NILSEN
    Suzette came to dinner—I thought how vulgar she looked—and that if her hands were white they were podgy and the nails short.
    MAN AND MAIDELINOR GLYN
    He caressed his coal-black beard with a podgy hand on which a large diamond sparkled.
    THE TRAIL OF '98ROBERT W. SERVICE
    It would be as right and sensible to dwarf a Hollyhock into a podgy mass a foot high, or a Pentstemon, or a Foxglove.
    WOOD AND GARDENGERTRUDE JEKYLL
    The soldier, who had risen heavily, offered Noel one of his podgy hands, with a sad and heavy giggle.
    SAINT'S PROGRESSJOHN GALSWORTHY
    Some fat, middle-aged clerk comes puffing into view: his ridiculous little figure very podgy.
    IDLE IDEAS IN 1905JEROME K. JEROME
    She glanced from one podgy thumb to another and a feeling of nausea crept over her.
    ALL ROADS LEAD TO CALVARYJEROME K. JEROME
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO PODGY

    • ample
    • bearish
    • big
    • butterball
    • buxom
    • chunky
    • fat
    • flabby
    • fleshy
    • full-figured
    • hefty
    • husky
    • pleasingly plump
    • plump
    • plumpish
    • podgy
    • portly
    • pudgy
    • roly-poly
    • rotund
    • round
    • stout
    • tubby
    • zaftig
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.