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Word of the Day – Zaftig

By March 15, 2016Word of the Day

Zaftig (adj)


(feminine) Having a full rounded figure, plump.

Chiefly North American and brand new to my ears today. From Yiddish saftig (juicy).

Example sentences

“She still looked youthful but age had made her zaftig.”

“The zaftig lady who works in the shop.”

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