Origin of paunch
OTHER WORDS FROM paunchpaunched, adjective
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How to use paunch in a sentence
Hart's the good ol' boy type: wife, kids, mistress, no-nonsense demeanor, the beginnings of a paunch.‘True Detective’ Review: You Have to Watch HBO’s Revolutionary Crime Classic|Andrew Romano|January 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Prince Albert, Tony Soprano, and Bill Clinton were all known for theirs: the power paunch.
Historical novelist Lucinda Brant pinpoints the 18th century as the golden age of the power paunch.
Having yourself immortalized with a paunch indicated you were wealthy/held high office/were involved in derring-do.
The true paunch is reserved for men of power at the height of their power.
The large man puffs himself out in his warm topcoat, which protuberates sensibly at the paunch.The conquest of Rome|Matilde Serao
Through the garden with lowered eyes, past a dour-looking priest with a small paunch.The Jewels of Aptor|Samuel R. Delany
The dish suits it, for before long it has burrowed half-way into the succulent paunch.More Hunting Wasps|J. Henri Fabre
A ten-year-old nephew rode behind him, with his short arms encircling his uncle's paunch.The Escape of Mr. Trimm|Irvin S. Cobb
Another, with ‘a fair round belly,’ no doubt, they dub Simon Paunch.