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muffin top

Excess stomach fat that is visible over the waistband of one's pants or skirt, so named because it resembles the top of a muffin coming out of the cup it was baked in. I've started going to the gym because I'm sick of being the only one on the beach with a muffin top at our family vacations.
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The feminine answer to Asda's "moob tubes" for men, which sold out in four days, Thingos are designed to smooth muffin tops and banish bingo wings.
Is it not enough that we have cankles (sigh), muffin tops and bingo wings to worry about, but now we must also be concerned about "ninkles"?
The tribute will close out with "The Muffin Tops" episode, in which George loses his job when Steinbrenner trades him for new chicken concessions at Yankee Stadium.
the best trend for autumn/winter means no more cold tums and muffin tops.
"So we've always been the leader in the bakeware market in regard to shapes--mini muffins, muffin tops and giant muffins.
To bake muffin tops, put baking sheets with batter in a 350 deg oven until well browned, 20 to 22 minutes (if using 2 pans in I oven, switch pan positions after 10 minutes).
They really make you sweat and, best of all, by the end, you've met new people and you're all giggling and spurring each other on." WATCH YOUR LANGUAGE "I find phrases like muffin tops and bingo wings offensive, mean and degrading.
Try trousers that sit higher on the waist to eliminate muffin tops, while flat front pleats will flatter hips.
That's why this year we've decided to ditch the new year fad diet and think about more sustainable ways to keep our muffin tops in check.
According to Asda, they decided to create the 'Great Bum and Tum' jeans after research revealed two-thirds of women hate their muffin tops.
I don't just mean saddlebags and muffin tops (I can tell you about those) but proper, full blown clinical obesity of the type that keeps you bedridden, stops your heart and fills you with cancer.
He aims to help real women fight back against the media's portrayal of how a woman should be, and to make the most of lumps, bumps and 'muffin tops' (aka love handles that hang over the top of badly fitting garments).
More than half were also disappointed by their breasts, feet, face, neck, hands and fingers, teeth, hair, chunky arms and legs and "muffin tops" - podgy rolls sticking out over their waistband.
Left to right: Zip pocket detail, PS40, Topshop Dark blue zip detail, PS20, F&F @ Tesco Blue zip detail, PS32, M&S Stonewash, PS24.99, H&M Grey vest, PS6, River Island Pink shirt, PS30, Topshop Black courts, PS65, Office HIGH?WAISTED If you have a round tummy, these are great for holding everything in and will stop muffin tops spilling HIGH?WAISTED If you have a round tummy, these are great for holding everything in and will stop muffin tops spilling over the sides.