English to Afrikaans Meaning :: overweight

oorgewig
Overweight :
oorgewig
- oorgewig
 

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Noun(1) the property of excessive fatness
Adjective(1) usually describes a large person who is fat but has a large frame to carry it

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(1) Most people associate extreme overweight with extreme forms of the same behaviors as those that make the rest of us gain weight - eating too much and not moving.(2) I was overweight , but I managed to reduce my weight and have maintained it for the last 10 years.(3) A national poll of more than 2000 men asked whether they considered themselves underweight, normal weight, overweight or obese.(4) If overweight , her desirable weight gain is significantly less, about 15 to 25 pounds.(5) Overall, there is no evidence that low-fat diets are any better than low-calorie diets in achieving weight loss in overweight or obese people.(6) Most of the women in the study who wanted to lose weight were not overweight .(7) Bulimics tend to be of normal weight to slightly overweight .(8) To help explain this apparent paradox, we propose that numerous vicious cycles are acting as ÔÇÿacceleratorsÔÇÖ that maintain and even increase overweight .(9) Overestimation of height and underestimation of weight in overweight people will magnify underestimation of body mass index.(10) As long as you're not considerably overweight for your height and age according to your doctor, don't worry about it.(11) It can also be used to determine if people are at a healthy weight, overweight or obese.(12) Athletic women who are underweight at the start of the pregnancy commonly gain more weight, while overweight women may gain less.(13) Both of our bikes were legal; in fact, we were five pounds overweight .(14) In sharp contrast, her junk-food-eating brother who loves hamburgers is massively overweight and so are her mother and father.(15) Of the 537 overweight trucks that inspectors caught last year, the average weight was 75 tons.(16) Thirty-one percent of children are overweight or obese.
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(1) over weight ::
oor gewig
Synonyms
Adjective
1. fat ::
vet
2. obese ::
vetsugtig
3. stout ::
stout
4. full-figured ::
volle figuur
5. corpulent ::
gesette
6. gross ::
bruto
7. fleshy ::
vlesige
8. plump ::
plomp
9. portly ::
deftig
10. chubby ::
mollig
11. rotund ::
welgedaan
12. paunchy ::
dikbuikig
13. potbellied ::
dikke buik
14. flabby ::
pap
15. well-upholstered ::
goed gestoffeerde
16. broad in the beam ::
breë in die bundel
17. porky ::
Porky
18. tubby ::
Tubby
19. blubbery ::
blubbery
20. pudgy ::
kort en dik
Noun
21. adiposis ::
adipositas
22. corpulence ::
zwaarlijvigheid
Different Forms
overweight
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