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Separately, AF denied reports that it is planning to introduce the compulsory purchase of an additional economy class seat for overweight passengers, saying it "has no intention of making corpulent passengers pay for a second seat.
spent holding up such pulp-plump fruit, Gorgeous and corpulent,
Rangers' home, away and third strips are available in the monster size, while corpulent Caley Thistle fans can buy both their team's kits.
The evidence so far points to the latter, suggesting that the top management team is finally prodding a lazy and corpulent bureaucracy to improve operations and service.
You may not be surprised to hear that this corpulent Corinthian was starring on the video-hosting website YouTube.
The London years were dominated by portraits of real people--preening German merchants, swell amidst the tokens of their prosperity; courtiers, cunning and close; the monarch himself, corpulent, unfathomable; his luckless wives--a long series of jobs that seemingly afforded little room for artistic maneuvering.
Tall and handsome, Kaiser defies the stereotype of the corpulent tenor.
On the air Jan began teasing her husband (who apparently decided to battle the gay rumors by draping his corpulent frame in hideous ultra-gay Versace knockoffs).
In Alan Singer's fourth novel, Dirtmouth, an anonymous investigator listens to the self-serving testimonies of Kraft Dundeed, a corpulent and abrasive archeologist, and Roscoe Taste, his former disciple.
The saturated colours of the garments worn by the rather corpulent figures in de Hooch's painting suggest that this was one of his later works.
The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) recommends consulting your veterinarian to determine if your pet is overweight and what steps you can take to return your pudgy pooch or corpulent cat to a healthy weight.
Mickie recalled that one year at Cannes she worried about the fate of a corpulent European distributor who got packed into a sweltering, stinky theatre on rue d'Antibes to watch an Alliance offering.