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Related / Similar Words: fatness, blubber, avoirdupois, adipose tissue, fatty tissue, fatten, flesh out, fill out, plump, plump out, fatten out, fatten up, rounded, fatty, fertile, productive, rich, juicy

 

Definition:
  • excess bodily weight; "she found fatness disgusting in herself as well as in others";
  • a kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; adipose tissue also cushions and insulates vital organs; "fatty tissue protected them from the severe cold";
  • a soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides); "pizza has too much fat";
  • make fat or plump; "We will plump out that poor starving child";
  • a chubby body; "the boy had a rounded face and fat cheeks";
  • having much flesh (especially fat); "he hadn''t remembered how fat she was";
  • containing or composed of fat; "fatty food"; "fat tissue";
  • marked by great fruitfulness; "fertile farmland"; "a fat land"; "a productive vineyard"; "rich soil";
  • lucrative; "a juicy contract"; "a nice fat job";
  • having a relatively large diameter; "a fat rope";

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    See Also: endomorphic, pyknic, rounded, thick

     

    Hyponyms: adiposity, adiposeness, fattiness, abdominousness, paunchiness, greasiness, oiliness, oleaginousness, fleshiness, obesity, flab, atheroma, cellulite, puppy fat, mons, mons veneris, mons pubis, belly, paunch, spare tire, love handle, edible fat, animal fat, cocoa butter, leaf fat, leaf lard, myelin, myeline, medulla, polyunsaturated fat

     

    Attributes: body weight

     

    Entailments: feed, give

     

    Substance Meronyms: fat cell, adipose cell

     

    Derivational Morphology: fatten, flesh out, fill out, plump, plump out, fatten out, fatten up, adipose tissue, fatty tissue, fatness, blubber, avoirdupois

     

    Anagrams: ATF, aft

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: dhjamë and trashë   Armenian: գեր  
    Danish: fed and fedt   Dutch: dik and vet  
    Esperanto: dika and grasa and graso   Finnish: lihava and paksu and rasva  
    French: gras and gros   German: dick and Fett  
    Greek: χοντρός and λίπος   Hungarian: kövér and zsír  
    Icelandic: þykkur and feitur   Irish: ramhar  
    Italian: grasso and grosso   Japanese: 太った  
    Kurdish: به‌ز   Latin: adeps and obesus  
    Latvian: resns   Norwegian: feit and fett  
    Portuguese: gordo and gordura   Russian: жир and жирный and толстый  
    Slovene: debel   Spanish: gordo and grasa and grueso  
    Swedish: fet and fett and tjock   Telugu: కొవ్వు  
    Welsh: tew  
     
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