Associations to the word «Fat»

Wiktionary

FAT, adjective. Carrying more fat than usual on one's body; plump; not lean or thin.
FAT, adjective. Thick.
FAT, adjective. Bountiful.
FAT, adjective. Oily; greasy; unctuous; rich; said of food.
FAT, adjective. (obsolete) Exhibiting the qualities of a fat animal; coarse; heavy; gross; dull; stupid.
FAT, adjective. Fertile; productive.
FAT, adjective. Rich; producing a large income; desirable.
FAT, adjective. Abounding in riches; affluent; fortunate.
FAT, adjective. (dated) (printing) Of a character which enables the compositor to make large wages; said of matter containing blank, cuts, or many leads, etc.
FAT, adjective. Alternative form of phat
FAT, noun. (uncountable) A specialized animal tissue with a high oil content, used for long-term storage of energy.
FAT, noun. (countable) A refined substance chemically resembling the oils in animal fat.
FAT, noun. That part of an organization deemed wasteful.
FAT, noun. (slang) An erection.
FAT, noun. (golf) A poorly played shot where the ball is struck by the top part of the club head. (see also thin, shank, toe)
FAT, noun. The best or richest productions; the best part.
FAT, noun. (dated) (printing) Work containing much blank, or its equivalent, and therefore profitable to the compositor.
FAT, verb. (transitive) (archaic) To make fat; to fatten.
FAT, verb. (intransitive) (archaic) To become fat; to fatten.
FAT, noun. (obsolete) A large tub or vessel for water, wine, or other liquids; a cistern.
FAT, noun. (obsolete) A dry measure, generally equal to nine bushels.
FAT, noun. (computing) Acronym of w:File Allocation Table.
FAT CAMP, noun. A summer camp where children go to lose weight.
FAT CAMPS, noun. Plural of fat camp
FAT CAT, noun. (slang) A rich person who contributes to a political campaign.
FAT CAT, noun. (slang) Any affluent person who is perceived to have profited from the labour of others.
FAT CATS, noun. Plural of fat cat
FAT CATSHARK, noun. A shark (Apristurus pinguis) of the family Schyliorynidae, closely related to the Japanese catshark (Apristurus japonicus). No picture has ever been taken of it.
FAT CELL, noun. (medicine) A cell of the body whose primary function is to store fat.
FAT CHANCE, noun. (idiomatic) (colloquial) (sarcastic) Little or no likelihood of occurrence or success.
FAT CHOY, noun. A blue-green alga (Nostoc flagelliforme) used as a vegetable in Chinese cooking
FAT CITY, noun. An extremely comfortable situation or condition of life
FAT CLIENT, noun. (computing) A complex client that does not rely on the server to do most of its processing.
FAT CLIENTS, noun. Plural of fat client
FAT DORMICE, noun. Plural of fat dormouse
FAT DORMOUSE, noun. An edible dormouse, Glis glis.
FAT FARM, noun. (slang) A health club or resort running weight-loss programs.
FAT FINGER, noun. A supposed cause of typographical errors.
FAT FINGERS, noun. Plural of fat finger
FAT FREE, adjective. Alternative form of fat-free
FAT FUCK, noun. Alternative form of fatfuck
FAT FUCKS, noun. Plural of fat fuck
FAT HEN, noun. Aristolochia rotunda, the smearwort (Can we verify([1]) this sense?).
FAT HEN, noun. (UK) Chenopodium album, the white goosefoot.
FAT HEN, noun. (UK) Other related species, such as Good King Henry, Blitum bonus-henricus
FAT LAVA, noun. (pottery) A style of gaudy, vibrant, pottery decoration, common in West Germany from the 1950s to the 1970s.
FAT LAVA, noun. (by extension) Any pottery item of this style.
FAT LINK, noun. A hyperlink that leads to multiple endpoints.
FAT LINKS, noun. Plural of fat link
FAT LIP, noun. (idiomatic) A swelling on the lip, especially one resulting from a punch or other blow.
FAT LIPS, noun. Plural of fat lip
FAT LUTE, noun. A mixture of pipeclay and oil for filling joints.
FAT MAN, proper noun. The code name given to the nuclear bomb dropped over Nagasaki, Japan on August 9, 1945.
FAT OF THE LAND, noun. (idiomatic) The greatest part of anything; the finest and most abundant share of resources; the cream of the crop.
FAT PAD SIGN, noun. (medicine) A distinctive sign on an X-ray image of the elbow, caused by displacement of the fat pad around the elbow joint, and suggesting an occult fracture.
FAT PAD SIGNS, noun. Plural of fat pad sign
FAT PANTS, noun. (plurale tantum) (slang) Relatively large or stretchy pants (trousers) that are comfortable even when smaller pairs would feel tight.
FAT QUARTER, noun. (textiles) A square piece of fabric measuring 50 centimetres along each side.
FAT QUARTERS, noun. Plural of fat quarter
FAT SANDWICH, noun. (US) (New Jersey) A submarine sandwich containing various fast food items such as burgers, fries, and gyro meat.
FAT SANDWICHES, noun. Plural of fat sandwich
FAT TAIL, noun. The relatively high probability of a relatively extreme outcome.
FAT TAIL, noun. (statistics) (probability) A tail of a probability distribution with significantly higher kurtosis than a normal distribution (which has kurtosis = 0).
FAT TAIL, noun. (statistics) (probability) A tail of a probability distribution with infinite variance.
FAT TAILS, noun. Plural of fat tail
FAT TAX, noun. (informal) Any tax on unhealthy food, especially food with a high fat content, usually proposed as a way of improving society's eating habits.
FAT TAXES, noun. Plural of fat tax
FAT TUESDAY, proper noun. (Christianity) The Tuesday before the onset of Lent.

Dictionary definition

FAT, noun. A soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides); "pizza has too much fat".
FAT, noun. A kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; it also cushions and insulates vital organs; "fatty tissue protected them from the severe cold".
FAT, noun. Excess bodily weight; "she disliked fatness in herself as well as in others".
FAT, verb. Make fat or plump; "We will plump out that poor starving child".
FAT, adjective. Having an (over)abundance of flesh; "he hadn't remembered how fat she was".
FAT, adjective. Having a relatively large diameter; "a fat rope".
FAT, adjective. Containing or composed of fat; "fatty food"; "fat tissue".
FAT, adjective. Lucrative; "a juicy contract"; "a nice fat job".
FAT, adjective. Marked by great fruitfulness; "fertile farmland"; "a fat land"; "a productive vineyard"; "rich soil".

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