Pot-bellied
Pot-bellied Pot"-bel`lied, a. Having a protuberant belly, like the bottom of a pot. [1913 Webster]

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  • pot-bellied — also potbellied ADJ GRADED Someone, usually a man, who is pot bellied has a pot belly …   English dictionary

  • pot-bellied — adj. Pot bellied is used with these nouns: ↑stove …   Collocations dictionary

  • pot-bellied — a. Large bellied, great bellied, bigbellied, tun bellied, paunchy, abdominous …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • pot-bellied — adj bloated, distended, fat, gor bellied, obese, overweight, paunchy, portly, tubby FORMAL corpulent …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pot-bellied pig — The pot bellied pig is a breed of domesticated pig originating in Vietnam with fourteen sub species. Considerably smaller than standard American or European farm pigs, most adult pot bellied pigs are about the size of a medium or large breed dog …   Wikipedia

  • pot-bellied stove — noun a small bulbous sided wood burning stove …   English new terms dictionary

  • Vietnamese pot-bellied pig — noun a pig of a small, dark breed with short legs and a large stomach, sometimes kept as a pet …   English new terms dictionary

  • Bellied — Bel lied, a. Having (such) a belly; puffed out; used in composition; as, pot bellied; shad bellied. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pot — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a vessel, usu. rounded, of ceramic ware or metal or glass for holding liquids or solids or for cooking in. 2 a a coffee pot, flowerpot, glue pot, jam pot, teapot, etc. b = chimney pot. c = lobster pot. 3 a drinking vessel of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • -bellied — [[t] belid[/t]] COMB in ADJ bellied can be added to an adjective to describe someone or something that has a stomach of a particular kind. → See also pot bellied The fat bellied officer stood near the door. ...the yellow bellied sea snake …   English dictionary

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