Friday, December 25, 2009
Definitions for embonpoint
- Plumpness of person; stoutness.
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Citations for embonpoint
With his embonpoint, Mr Soames appears to be wearing a quadruple-breasted suit.
His embonpoint expands by the day and his eyes are buried in the fat of his cheeks.
Origin of embonpoint
Embonpoint is from French, literally "in good condition" (en, "in" + bon, "good" + point, "situation, condition").