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Synonyms for obese
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. corpulent, obese, weighty, rotund(adj)

    excessively fat

    "a weighty man"

    Synonyms:
    pear-shaped, heavy, corpulent, round, weighty, rotund, orotund, grave, telling, grievous, cogent

    Antonyms:
    thin, lean

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. obese(a.)

    Synonyms:
    fat, fleshy, corpulent, stout, plump, portly, bouncing

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    obesity, feta, bigeye, overweight, fat, obesity-related

How to use obese in a sentence?

  1. Emmanuela Gakidou:

    One third of the world is either overweight or obese right now.

  2. Jeremy Nicholson:

    Obese people need hip and knee replacement much earlier in their lives.

  3. Temo Waqanivalu:

    Up to 95% of the adult population are overweight or obese in some countries.

  4. Simon Taylor-Robinson:

    Many women are obese – so it is a matter of reducing weight and eating sensibly.

  5. Jacob Sand:

    If you consider the obese disabled, all of a sudden it triggers certain protections for employees.

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#1309round
#1690fat
#2145heavy
#4761telling
#8065grave
#9315obesity
#15613overweight
#19528obese
#40529grievous
#42333cogent
#43919feta
#48375weighty
#114825bigeye
#141523rotund
#170778corpulent

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