from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having a stout or compact build.
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- adj. Having a large, solid, imposing bodily appearance; overweight.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. obese.
- adj. heavy and compact in form or build or stature.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having a short and solid form or stature
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Obese and overweight patients are just as likely to get recommended preventive medical care as normal-weight patients, and in some cases, treatment of the heavyset is more likely to meet standard guidelines for care, a new study shows.
The shooter, described as a heavyset man in his 20s, vanished into an alley.
The thief, described as a heavyset black woman weighing between 220 and 240 pounds, parked a blue Volkswagen Beetle in front of the store.
She is described as a heavyset black woman standing 5 feet 2 inches and weighing approximately 200 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.
The suspect is described as a heavyset man in his early 20s who was seen wearing
The man is described as a heavyset Hispanic male, who is 30-45 years old.
He reportedly arrived at the restaurant by himself, but was seen walking out of the restaurant with an unidentified man described as heavyset, with dark facial hair.
The female suspect is described as heavyset and brown-haired, between 5 feet 2 inches and 5 feet 5 inches tall.
The suspect, described as heavyset, unkempt and mentally unbalanced, is thought to be driving a
The suspect, described as heavyset, unkempt and mentally unbalanced, is thought to be driving a 1990s Chevrolet pickup with a loud muffler.