corpulent

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French corpulent, from Latin corpulentus.

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corpulent (comparative more corpulent, superlative most corpulent)

  1. Large in body; fat; overweight.
  2. (obsolete) Physical, material, corporeal.

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  • Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd ed., 1989.
  • Random House Webster's Unabridged Electronic Dictionary, 1987-1996.

French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

corpulent m (feminine corpulente, masculine plural corpulents, feminine plural corpulentes)

  1. corpulent, stout

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