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Synonyms of dumpy in English:


  • that skirt makes you look dumpy and middle-aged
    short, squat, stubby;
    informal tubby, roly-poly, pudgy, porky
    British informal podgy, fubsy
    North American informal zaftig
    archaic pursy
    [Antonyms] tall, slender
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