middleage spread

middle-age spread

[mid-l-eyj]
noun
an increase in bulk, especially in the waist and buttocks, associated with the onset of middle age and the body's decreasing ability to metabolize calories efficiently.

Origin:
1935–40

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middle-age spread or middle-aged spread
 
n
the fat that appears round many people's waist during middle age
 
middle-aged spread or middle-aged spread
 
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