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noun as in corpulence

Weak match

noun as in obesity

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Example Sentences

He never forgot his stoutness, and always carried it with dignity.

Marian alone, thanks to her bottle of liquor and her stoutness of build, stood the strain upon back and arms without suffering.

She was thirty-five years old and she was dressed in striped calico of the ordinary cut and was of "tolerable stoutness."

Though absolutely smaller than in those examples, they are yet similar in regard to their stoutness.

She had not seen her for a long while, and the first thing that caught her eye was the girl's unnatural stoutness.


On this page you'll find 309 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to stoutness, such as: fatness, overweight, plumpness, and portliness.

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