Definition of beer belly in English:

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beer belly

(also beer gut)

noun

informal
A man’s fat stomach caused by excessive consumption of beer.
Example sentences
  • Davefish, known for his excessive beer belly and loud obnoxious manner.
  • The man pulled away from Devin and slumped down in an awkward pose, shifting his hooded sweatshirt to cover his paunchy beer belly.
  • A lean build was slowly disappearing behind the beer belly on his stomach.

Derivatives

beer-bellied

adjective
Example sentences
  • If you're missing one of two beer-bellied drunkards that had a big night at Banbury Cross in Northriding last night, worry no more.
  • There across the room, just past the beer-bellied former jocks and the rich former nerds, I spied a poised, graceful woman with flowing red hair and laughing green eyes.
  • Three young ladies who looked less than pleased to be talking to two middle-aged, beer-bellied sailors, but their good manners keeping them where they stood.

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