adjective A nonmedical term referring to a body region with a paucity in muscle tone or tissue resilience and an excess of adipose tissue. Flabby is typically used as a euphemism for overweight and/or having a lack of exercise.
You eat your lunch, your stomach doesn't have room to expand and what happens is your acid comes up into your gullet and causes heartburn.' Corsets, which have featured strongly in recent catwalk collections, might have a similar indigestion-inducing effect and past reports have indicated that they also weaken the abdominal wall muscles through lack of exercise, leaving these areas flabbier when the support is removed.
Rebecca is using a personal trainer to get back in shape, but said: "Things like bigger hips, a flabbier tummy and more stretch marks are seen as negative, but I'm proud of my stretch marks as it means I've had a full, healthy pregnancy.
Suitable for slim legs and fat tummy (picture 3): ``Go for regular low rise or something a bit higher if you've got a flabbier tummy or love handles, although it is hard to get non-low rise jeans these days.