meaning of bellied

bellied meaning in General Dictionary

Having such a belly puffed away used in composition as pot bellied shad bellied

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  • curving outward
  • having a belly; usually found in combination
  • Having (such) a belly; puffed out; -- utilized in composition; because, pot-bellied; shad-bellied.
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bellied meaning in Etymology Dictionary

having a swelling or hollow center, late 15c., from stomach (letter.). In addition, in substances, "having a belly" (of a certain type).


bellied meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Having (these types of) a belly; puffed away; -- used in composition; because, pot-bellied; shad-bellied.

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  • (imp. & p. p.) of Belly

Sentence Examples with the word bellied

He washed and bellied up to the table, proving his statement as he delved into the food.

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