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chunky

Somewhat fat or stout. I love going to the beach, but I'm afraid I'm going to look chunky in this swimsuit.
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chunky

mod. stout; fat. Harry—the chow hound—is getting a little chunky. It’s not all fat! He’s always been a chunky brute.
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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