- a protuberant belly from or as if from drinking large quantities of beer; potbelly; paunch.
Origin of beer belly
First recorded in 1915–20
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Related Words for beer bellytank, abdomen, insides, tummy, gut, pelvis, corporation, pot, paunch, belly, intestines, venter, breadbasket, gutbucket
- informal a protruding belly caused by excessive beer drinkingAlso called: beer gut
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