dad bod

or dad·bod

[ dad-bod ]

  1. a man’s physique that is slightly overweight or flabby but still attractive.

Origin of dad bod

First recorded in 2005–10; dad1 + bod

Words Nearby dad bod Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use dad bod in a sentence

  • Researchers from the University of Southern Mississippi found that women perceived men with dad bods to be better parenting material than more toned gym rats.

    Discover the Science of Fatherhood | Sean Culligan | June 18, 2021 | Ozy