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English definition of “roly-poly”

roly-poly

adjective     /ˌrəʊ.liˈpəʊ.li/ US  /ˌroʊ.liˈpoʊ-/ informal humorous
(of a person) short and round: He was a roly-poly little man.Fat or well-built
(Definition of roly-poly adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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