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Synonyms for overweightˈoʊ vərˈweɪt; ˈoʊ vərˌweɪt; ˌoʊ vərˈweɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. corpulence, overweight, stoutness, adiposis(adj)

    the property of excessive fatness

    overweight, corpulence, adiposis, stalwartness, stoutness

    lean, thin

  2. fleshy, heavy, overweight(adj)

    usually describes a large person who is fat but has a large frame to carry it

    laboured, sullen, laborious, heavy, overweight, toilsome, intemperate, sound, wakeless, dense, grueling, with child(p), threatening, grave, profound, sarcoid, cloggy, heavy(a), large(p), clayey, enceinte, grievous, fleshy, weighed down, hard, weighty, impenetrable, gruelling, expectant, lumbering, ponderous, backbreaking, sonorous, great(p), arduous, operose, heavy(p), big(a), labored, punishing, gravid, big(p), lowering, leaden

    thin, lean


  1. overweight(noun)


  2. overweight(adjective)

    heavier than what is generally considered healthy for a given body type and height.


  3. overweight(adjective)

    morbidly obese, clinically obese, super obese, obese, fat

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List of paraphrases:

overweight-, obese, obesity, over-weight, bulge, girth

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