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Synonyms for obesity
obe·si·ty

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 3 votes

  1. obesity

    Synonyms:
    fatness, fleshiness, corpulence, plumpness, corpulency, embonpoint

    Antonyms:
    leanness, thinness

Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 2 votes

  1. fleshiness, obesity, corpulencynoun

    more than average fatness

    Synonyms:
    fleshiness, corpulency

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. obesitynoun

    Synonyms:
    fleshiness, fatness, corpulence, corpulency, plumpness, EMBONPOINT

PPDB, the paraphrase database1.0 / 1 vote

  1. List of paraphrases for "obesity":

    obese, fatness, overweight

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD0.0 / 0 votes

  1. obesity

    Synonyms:
    Obesitas

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#9315obesity
#15613overweight
#19528obese
#100179fatness
#280352corpulence
#323259plumpness

How to use obesity in a sentence?

  1. Laura Schieve:

    One theory that we could not look at and needs further research was some small studies have linked maternal obesity to increased inflammation, which might affect fetal brain development.

  2. Miguel Martinez-Gonzalez:

    Sweetened beverages lead to weight gain and obesity and this leads to diabetes and heart failure, the take home message is to drink water instead of sweetened beverages.

  3. Jennifer Kraschnewski:

    The complexity of the many causes of obesity require that any solution be equally complex.

  4. Katie Baldassar:

    Lots of people think of Outdoors Leadville as really healthy. How can Outdoors Leadville have an obesity problem ? what we really see in Colorado is an equity problem. And we see that in Outdoors Leadville.

  5. Rebecca Puhl:

    We certainly have created a society that facilitates obesity, with an emphasis on fast and highly processed foods and a lack of physical activity, and we're ignoring all the other pieces of the puzzle such as genetics, environment, biology, agriculture, prices of food, food deserts and accessibility. Read More.


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