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well padded

(hyphenated if before a noun) Of a portly figure; fleshy or fat. I used to be rather skinny in my youth, but when I hit middle age, I grew rather well padded. I fell off my bike this morning, but luckily my well-padded bottom broke my fall!
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Soup kitchens, a familiar sight in the past, have now been replaced by food banks, something our well-padded politicians tend to ignore.
The large earcups - with 40mm drivers - are well-padded and comfy.
In Economy Class, the Airbus A330-300 offers the latest generation of Lufthansa s well-padded eco-seats an integrated monitor and Internet access.
Accounting for about a third of OPEC output, the Saudis can weather lower prices because their coffers are well-padded and its production costs are relatively low.
Helen climbed the bracchi steps, saw a well-padded man wearing a double-breasted navy suit, a camera crew pushing after him through the crush.
But, the occasions in which an open-handed spank on a well-padded bottom are so rare that for all practical purposes, striking a child should not appear on any list of discipline strategies.
Well-padded shoulder straps are key, Teprstra added, and book bags should fit close to the body and high on the shoulders, rather than slink down at the lower back.
Well-padded, leather-clad seats were in all but the split-bench third row, where same-color leatherette material could scarcely be differentiated visually from the four ritzier seats in rows one and two.
For example, the earcups are extremely well-padded with plush, black cushions, and the headband also provides a satisfactory level of padding.
It needs to be comfortable--look for well-padded seats, durable handgrips and foam-padded leg presses that can help prevent blisters and other injuries.
GO baby carrier is ergonomically shaped and well-padded, with carry straps that put less strain on the back.
The seats are well-padded, shapely and supportive while requirements such as cup-holders, a TICKETHOLDER and pass holder in the windscreen and ventilation for rear passengers in the door pillars are met.
Instead, use a wide, well-padded seat or a newer ergonomic seat.
A dedicated inspection team has been also been set up to check the 60,000-strong national force after concerns well-padded officers would not be able to perform well.
Every day these endearing cartoon characters, with their sticklike legs and well-padded tummies, strolled through the countryside, Bear in earnest discourse on intellectual topics while young Lintfree chased pigeons.