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dad bod

dad bod

Date: Jun 23 2016

Quote

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I want someone who is super smart, can make me laugh, has, like, a dad bod. I don’t need no six-pack. Like, I ain’t kicking it out of bed for sure, but every character I’ve been with has been too perfect.
—Actress Emilia Clarke, talking about her ideal man (huffingtonpost.com)

Definition

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in average shape; not extremely fit (said of a man)

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Having children can be a wonderful thing. However, it can also mean a change in your lifestyle… and in your fitness level! Moms go through a lot of changes with pregnancy, but dads can get out of shape, too. Many dads gain sympathy weight along with their wives. They might become less active because their time is spent looking after their kids. Eventually, they could end up with dad bod.

We say someone has dad bod when they are a little bit out of shape… kind of like a middle-aged dad! They probably don’t have time to work out every day. They might drink beer and eat a lot of pizza or chips. The good news is, many women like men who have dad bod. Like actress Emilia Clarke, they prefer a man who is not in perfect shape.

Do you like to stay in shape?

Examples

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“My boyfriend has kind of dad bod, but I don’t mind. I’m not in great shape either!”

“I think Seth Rogen is cute, even though he has a dad bod.”

“My dad doesn’t have a dad bod… he actually works out a lot!”

Winners

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a2020 Dude like dad.
by a2020
sourapple a man who is a nice company for his family
by sourapple
saeedeh_cj Someone who has the body of a dad
by saeedeh_cj

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Almarales

Cuba

Someome who had his body in a bad way.

06:40 PM Jun 23 2016 |

modaher

modaher

Iraq

thank you

05:38 PM Jun 23 2016 |

Seiyf_khawas

Turkey

ı wasnt knowing ım a dad bod until this lesson :))) 


after 40’s ,ı realized,my body has a sweet big belly ,caused of stopping sports,exercises..although ı dont like to drink beer ,Alcohol drinks and to eat pizza,cips..


01:43 PM Jun 23 2016 |

s11211s

s11211s

Iran, Islamic Republic Of

Being in shape in my point of view isn’t kind of having six-pack. Being in shape is a sign of being healthy. Who wants to be sick!?


I try to stay in shape although nowadays it’s difficult because of inactivity and lack of healthy food!



Overeating and being inactive will eventuate not to be in shape and then sickness. So, I like to stay in shape.

07:13 AM Jun 23 2016 |

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