broad-beamed

broad-beamed

1. Of a ship, particularly wide in the middle. Since that ship is broad-beamed, I doubt it will fit through the narrow channel.
2. Of a person, having an ample waist and buttocks. Because I'm broad-beamed, I doubt those pants will fit me.
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