muffin top


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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.
See also: muffin, top
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Pastry Art pumps out four dozen of these caffeine-laden muffins daily, and for good reason: Not only are they enormous, the batter has a true espresso flavor (and is studded with chocolate chips), and the powdered-sugar-dusted muffin top is moist, filling and flavorful.
Yet 97% of people are unaware of a link, despite 71% of those surveyed saying they had a spare tyre or muffin top.
They also pioneered the muffin top, mini muffins and big Texas muffin pans.
No more muffin top, mommy tummy, thunder thighs or batwing arms.
I think it'll be a while until the double chin, cellulite or muffin top craze comes into fashion but I'll keep practicing just in case it does.
MUMMIES with tummies have saluted selfie sensation Sophia Cooper who bared her muffin top to the world declaring: "This is what a new mum REALLY looks like.
OH, my, gosh, too many to count, but what comes to mind is when I'm a little heavier and I'm too stubborn to buy bigger jeans and then behold - I get the dreaded muffin top.
REAL LIFE STORY Samantha Brick lost a stone by eating cake I gain a muffin top each winter, which I scramble to lose in the summer.
It's great for reducing the muffin top and sculpting the flanks or abdomen and just brilliant for upper arms and bingo wings
Then, horror of horrors, you realise that your jeans appear to have shrunk in the wardrobe and you find out just what a muffin top is.
SPARE TYRE' MOST people have no idea that their spare tyre or muffin top is putting them at increased risk of cancer, diabetes and heart disease, a poll found today.
Basics include cookie sheets and muffin pans; more specialized pieces are muffin top pans, a meat loaf pan that allows fat to drain off and a 24-cup mini muffin pan.
Research has found that having a muffin top and a bit of a tummy may not be such a bad thing.
The star attempted exume confidence as the top of her slightly exposed midriff split over into a muffin top.