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English definition of “overweight”


adjective     /ˌəʊ.vəˈweɪt/ US  /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/
B2 fat : He used to be very overweight. I'm only a few kilos overweight, but I just can't seem to lose them. an overweight man/woman/ child → Opposite underweightFat or well-built B2 heavier than is allowed : If your luggage is overweight, you have to pay extra .Fat or well-built
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