noun (plural Humpty Dumpties)• informal
- 1A short fat person.More example sentences
- He is an extraordinary humpty-dumpty figure with an enormous head and stomach set upon tiny legs, supported by a shepherd's crook.
late 18th century: from the egg-like nursery-rhyme character who fell off a wall, broke, and could not be put together again.
More definitions of Humpty DumptyDefinition of Humpty Dumpty in:
- The US English dictionary