Synonyms of overweight in English:


See definition of overweight


1‘Allen was in his early fifties and somewhat overweight’


fat, obese, morbidly obese, stout, corpulent, gross, fleshy, plump, portly, chubby, rotund, podgy, roly-poly, paunchy, pot-bellied, beer-bellied, bloated, flabby, Falstaffian, big, large, ample, well fed, well upholstered, well padded, broad in the beam, bulky, outsize, massive, heavy

informal porky, pudgy, tubby, blubbery, poddy

British informal fubsy

North American informal lard-assed

archaic pursy

rare abdominous


skinny, scrawny, thin, undernourished