Translation of overweight in Spanish:


demasiado gordo, adj.

Pronunciation /ˌoʊvərˈweɪt//əʊvəˈweɪt/


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    (person) demasiado gordo
    to be overweight estar demasiado gordo
    • I am 10lb overweight peso 10 libras de más
    • In sharp contrast, her junk-food-eating brother who loves hamburgers is massively overweight and so are her mother and father.
    • The 71-year-old owner has brought in professionals to help his overweight employees lose weight.
    • As long as you're not considerably overweight for your height and age according to your doctor, don't worry about it.
    • I was overweight, but I managed to reduce my weight and have maintained it for the last 10 years.
    • It can also be used to determine if people are at a healthy weight, overweight or obese.
    • Balance caloric intake with physical activity and lose weight if currently overweight or obese.
    • A national poll of more than 2000 men asked whether they considered themselves underweight, normal weight, overweight or obese.
    • Most of the women in the study who wanted to lose weight were not overweight.
    • Bulimics tend to be of normal weight to slightly overweight.
    • It took ten seconds before he emerged, a medium height, slightly overweight man in an expensive dress outfit.
    • ‘Gee, look Cindy, they got gondolas,’ crooned an overweight woman to her massive friend.
    • Even with extremely overweight children, weight loss should be gradual.
    • Athletic women who are underweight at the start of the pregnancy commonly gain more weight, while overweight women may gain less.
    • If overweight, her desirable weight gain is significantly less, about 15 to 25 pounds.
    • Overestimation of height and underestimation of weight in overweight people will magnify underestimation of body mass index.
    • Overall, there is no evidence that low-fat diets are any better than low-calorie diets in achieving weight loss in overweight or obese people.
    • If you are overweight, losing weight may help you feel better.
    • Therefore, primary preventive strategies may include measures to avoid weight gain, or to achieve weight loss in overweight patients.
    • The evidence for the effectiveness of interventions for weight loss among overweight adults, compared with obese adults, is limited.
    • Thirty-one percent of children are overweight or obese.
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    (weighing more than allowed)
    the parcel is overweight el paquete pesa más de la cuenta


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    exceso de peso masculine