One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a chubby little man with a red face’
plump, tubby, roly-poly, rotund, portly, stout, dumpy, chunky, broad in the beam, well upholstered, well covered, well padded, of ample proportions, ample, round, rounded, well rounded
fat, overweight, fleshy, paunchy, pot-bellied, bulky
informal pudgy, beefy, porky, blubbery, poddy
British informal podgy, fubsy
North American informal zaftig, corn-fed, lard-assed
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