What does roly-poly mean?

Definitions for roly-polyˈroʊ liˈpoʊ li, -ˌpoʊ li

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word roly-poly.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fatso, fatty, fat person, roly-poly, butterball(noun)

    a rotund individual

  2. roly-poly, roly-poly pudding(adj)

    pudding made of suet pastry spread with jam or fruit and rolled up and baked or steamed

  3. dumpy, podgy, pudgy, tubby, roly-poly(adj)

    short and plump


  1. roly-poly(Noun)

    A short, plump person.

  2. roly-poly(Noun)

    A steamed pudding made from suet pastry containing jam or fruit.

  3. roly-poly(Adjective)

    short and plump

Webster Dictionary

  1. Roly-poly


Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Roly-poly

    rōl′i-pōl′i, n. a pudding made of a sheet of paste, covered with sweetmeats, and rolled up: a stout podgy person: an old game in which balls are bowled into holes or thrown into hats placed on the ground.—adj. round, podgy.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of roly-poly in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of roly-poly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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