Definitions for obeseoʊˈbis

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word obese

Princeton's WordNet

  1. corpulent, obese, weighty, rotund(adj)

    excessively fat

    "a weighty man"

Wiktionary

  1. obese(Adjective)

    Extremely overweight, especially: weighing more than 20% (for men) or 25% (for women) over their ideal weight determined by height and build; or, having a body mass index over 30 kg/m2.

  2. Origin: obesus, derived from obedere, from ob + edere

Webster Dictionary

  1. Obese(adj)

    excessively corpulent; fat; fleshy


Translations for obese

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for obese »

Translation

Find a translation for the obese definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these obese definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"obese." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 1 Feb. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/obese>.

Are we missing a good definition for obese?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for obese: