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love handle

love handle in Medicine

love handle n.
A deposit of fat at the waistline. Often used in the plural.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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Slang definitions & phrases for love handle

love handle

modifier

: who come in rarely, and mostly for love-handle removal

noun phrase

A bulge of fat at the side of the abdomen: when I have strapped the metal thing to my love handles (1960s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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