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Wordnet 3.0


1. excessively fat;
- Example: "a weighty man"
[syn: corpulent, obese, weighty, rotund]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Obese \O*bese"\ a. [L. obesus eaten away, lean; also, that has eaten itself fat, fat, stout, p. p. of obedere to devour; ob (see Ob-) + edere to eat. See Eat.] Excessively corpulent; fat; fleshy. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

obese adj 1: excessively fat; "a weighty man" [syn: corpulent, obese, weighty, rotund]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

50 Moby Thesaurus words for "obese": adipose, beefy, big-bellied, bloated, blowzy, bosomy, brawny, burly, buxom, chubby, chunky, corpulent, distended, dumpy, fat, fattish, fleshy, full, gross, heavy, heavyset, hefty, hippy, imposing, lusty, meaty, overweight, paunchy, plump, podgy, portly, potbellied, pudgy, puffy, pursy, roly-poly, rotund, square, squat, squatty, stalwart, stocky, stout, strapping, swollen, thick-bodied, thickset, top-heavy, tubby, well-fed