Puggy vs Pudgy - What's the difference?

puggy | pudgy |


As adjectives the difference between puggy and pudgy

is that puggy is resembling or characteristic of a pug dog while pudgy is fat, overweight (pertaining particularly to children), plump; chubby.

puggy

English

Adjective

(er)
  • Resembling or characteristic of a pug dog.
  • a puggy nose
  • (Australia, New Zealand) sticky, claylike
  • pudgy

    English

    Adjective

    (er)
  • Fat, overweight (pertaining particularly to children), plump; chubby.
  • The pudgy child had a difficult time running the mile.

    Derived terms

    * pudgily * pudginess

    See also

    * podgy