middle-aged spread


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middle-aged spread

Weight that accumulates around a person's midsection due to a decrease in metabolism caused by aging. Barry suddenly started dieting and exercising to prevent the middle-aged spread.
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99 [pounds sterling]) and a boxed set of Cheese Truckle, Middle-Aged Spread (caramelised onion chutney) and crackers (5.
The cyborg of tomorrow wears a red polo shirt, drinks bottled water, and has a bit of a middle-aged spread.
The 57-year-old soccer fan revealed his middle-aged spread - plus the tackle he normally reserves for girlfriend Penny Lancaster - when he peeled off after a kick-about with pals in Los Angeles.
And "George" and "Paul" looked a bit long in the tooth, especially "Paul's" middle-aged spread.
Men concerned about middle-aged spread shouldn't lie awake nights worrying about it.
While this middle-aged spread is usually attributed to eating too much and exercising too little, there may be more to it than that.
The 62-year-old was diagnosed in June, 2013, after putting her persistent bloating down to middle-aged spread.
Despite turning 53 today, he showed no sign of middle-aged spread as he graced the red carpet in Toronto.
Tipping the scales at 13st 8lbs, 55-yera-old Jac, of Fernhill Heath near Droitwich, was keen to revert back to the size eight she used to be before she was hit by middle-aged spread.
Getting a middle-aged spread leads people to put themselves at higher risk of developing Type 2 diabetes caused by being overweight or obese.
Fearful of a lurking middle-aged spread, I came up with my own revolutionary, highly-advanced, fool-proof weight loss system.
8 20V Ibiza as young and certainly would not think of it as middle-aged spread.
Lack of sleep contributes to middle-aged spread in men.
So the audience which packed the Academy's smaller auditorium for the latest coming of the band's creator Arthur Lee included a fair middle-aged spread, mixed with enthusiasts who have evidently caught up with the band's three definitive albums in retrospect.
Like a lot of men approaching 40, he seems to have discovered middle-aged spread.