embonpoint embonpoint

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the bodily property of being well rounded
  2. (adj) sufficiently fat so as to have a pleasing fullness of figure

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. She concealed her slenderness in an embonpoint of drapery, revealed the toes of her slippers.
  2. My preparator and myself were literally stupefied to see that he had lost half of his embonpoint.
  3. Even in France, there has been a notable move by embonpoint watchers from the sauce-rich grande cuisine to simpler, lower-calorie meals.
Word of the Day
languish languish
/ˈlæŋɡ wɪʃ /