dad bod

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dad bod

slang A physique characterized by moderate chubbiness; the stereotypical physique of a middle-aged dad. The phrase is often used affectionately or approvingly. Aww, I don't care that he's a bigger guy—I like guys with a dad bod.
See also: bod, dad
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A dad bod is usually defined as a male body type seen as "softly round" based off the idea that once a man has had a kid he doesn't need to worry about his physique so "lets himself go."
Developing a Dad Bod is a physical sign of the sacrifices dads make -- it shows the devotion fathers up and down the country have to their children.
Let's see 'beauty' competitions that view men with a Dad Bod as 'hot'.