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English adjective: roly-poly

1. roly-poly short and plump

Synonymsdumpy, podgy, pudgy, tubby


Antonymslean, thin

English noun: roly-poly

1. roly-poly (person) a rotund individual

Synonymsbutterball, fat person, fatso, fatty

Broader (hypernym)large person

Antonymsscrag, skin and bones, thin person

2. roly-poly (food) pudding made of suet pastry spread with jam or fruit and rolled up and baked or steamed

Synonymsroly-poly pudding

Broader (hypernym)pudding

Domain regionBritain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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