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  • n. The roll of fat that overflows out of the top of excessively tight trousers.


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  • The roll of overhanging fat around a lower garment, such as a skirt or pants.

    June 10, 2009

  • the defining aesthetic of my high school generation. it's as if no pants were at that time sold that went any higher than just-above-crotch-level.

    there were so many fashions that contrived to make people look a good deal fatter than they were, considering the rampant anorexia and general hatred of flesh.

    May 22, 2009

  • rolls of flesh bulging over a waistband.

    December 27, 2007