Green’s Dictionary of Slang

pussy adj.1

[SE purse]

fat, corpulent.

[US]‘Jonathan Slick’ High Life in N.Y. I 149: My pussey cousin seemed to swell up bigger and bigger every minit.
[US]J.W. Carr ‘Word-List of Hampstead, N.H.’ in DN III iii 197: pussy, adj. Corpulent. ‘He ain’ty use to be so pussy.’ Rhymes with fussy.
[US]G.A. England ‘Rural Locutions of Maine and Northern New Hampshire’ in DN IV:ii 78: pussy, adj. Stout, fat.

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