Synonyms of overweight in English:


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See UK English definition of overweight


1‘Allen was in his early fifties and somewhat overweight’

fat, obese, morbidly obese, stout, corpulent, gross, fleshy, plump, portly, chubby, rotund, podgy, roly-poly, paunchy, pot-bellied, beer-bellied, bloated, flabby, Falstaffian, big, large, ample, well fed, well upholstered, well padded, broad in the beam, bulky, outsize, massive, heavy
informal porky, pudgy, tubby, blubbery, poddy
British informal fubsy, lard-arsed
archaic pursy
rare abdominous

skinny, scrawny, thin, undernourished