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Synonyms for roly-poly

Synonyms for roly-poly

well-rounded and full in form

Synonyms for roly-poly

a rotund individual

pudding made of suet pastry spread with jam or fruit and rolled up and baked or steamed

short and plump

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5m on the National Lottery and decided to up sticks with roly-poly wife, Rita.
Dick was a roly-poly man who wore natty suits and a jaunty fedora.
Before leaving, the team wished him would be like a Roly-Poly, standing upright and never fall.
RAPID WEIGHT LOSS: Have you seen the pics of the new slimmed down roly-poly movie funnyman Jonah Hill?
Children are encouraged to trace the dotted line that marks the path that the (perfect) roly-poly egg follows in its exciting journey to the final page
AS the World Cup nears, roly-poly police in South Africa have been ordered to undergo an exercise regime.
com, the second most popular choice was chocolate sponge with chocolate custard and third most popular was jam roly-poly.
That set me thinking of the smell of baking jam, and immediately I wanted a slice of jam roly-poly with a splash of custard.
The endangered dishes are: spotted dick, beef wellington, jam roly-poly, steak and kidney pie, coronation chicken, sherry trifle, bread and butter pudding, toad in the hole, fish pie, Lancashire hot pot.
Steamed puddings such as spotted dick and jam roly-poly are in danger of extinction, killed off by health concerns.
There was jam roly-poly, rhubarb crumble and much more on the menu for secondary schools.
My spies tell me they plan a send-up of Russell's 1969 classic Women in Love - which saw film stars Oliver Reed and Alan Bates wrestling in the nude - but with roly-poly Radio 1 DJ Chris Moyles in one of the raunchy grappling roles.
Keep Wales Tidy is warning people to be aware that their Christmas waste is likely to result in an infestation of roly-poly rats.
You could stick Peter Crouch in a straight-jacket and a pair of Hayley Turner's jodhpurs and he would still have superior mobility to most of these roly-poly Anderlecht boys.
To be successful here, golfers must keep their drives on generously wide fairways and be able to hit approach shots close enough to avoid three-putts or worse on huge, roly-poly greens.