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- adj. thick; fat; heavy
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Thick; fat; heavy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Thick; fat; heavy.
And this forlorn picture of dilapidated houses, half-clad, squabbish women, blistered-faced men, and sickly children, the house of the Nine Nations overlooks.
Nine shivering forms crouched in one dismal room; four squabbish women, and three besotted men in another; and in a third, nine ragged boys and two small girls -- such are the scenes of squalid misery presented here.