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muffin top

Syllabification: muf·fin top

Definition of muffin top in English:

noun

informal
A roll of fat visible above the top of a pair of women’s tight-fitting low-waisted pants.
Example sentences
  • Half said they had "muffin tops" - " podgy rolls sticking out over the top of their waistband ".
  • The muffin top is the bane of many lives.
  • The Shape of the Nation survey, carried out by 5,000 women across the UK, revealed the worst physical attribute was a 'muffin top'.

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