fat fat  /ˈfæt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides)
  2. (n) a kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; it also cushions and insulates vital organs
  3. (n) excess bodily weight
  4. (v) make fat or plump
  5. (adj) having an (over)abundance of flesh
  6. (adj) having a relatively large diameter
  7. (adj) containing or composed of fat
  8. (adj) lucrative
  9. (adj) marked by great fruitfulness

Usage(s):

  1. For most people, fat is a burden.
  2. Everyone said they'd rather be skinny, because if you're fat, you never go anywhere.
  3. A two-year study in monkeys suggests a mechanism by which social stress impacts heart health: by increasing levels of dangerous fat in the gut.

News

  1. Fat City, Pontotoc, Eureka earn victories

    Jonesboro Fat City scored four times in the bottom of the sixth inning to rally for an 11-8 win over the Conway Rockies Wednesday afternoon in the opening game of the 2013 Brooks Robinson Twin Lakes Classic at Cooper Park.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Baxter Bulletin

  2. Fat Tuna has new owners

    The New Fat Tuna dinner from The Fat Tuna Grill features a large, fresh loin cut of tuna steak seasoned and seared with fresh pineapple chipotle salsa and is served over coconut rice.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Delaware Coast Press

  3. Fat Burning Diet | How “Fat Burning Soup Recipes” Helps People Lose Their Weight Naturally – V kool

    Fat Burning Soup Recipes created by Anna Harris is a new fat burning diet program that provides people with cooking videos, nutrition books, and detailed instructions on how to lose weight fast with delicious fat burning soups. A full Fat Burning Soup Recipes review on the site Vkool.com indicates if this program is worth buying. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. "A size 2 is not fat! Nor will it ever be," Hewitt responded in a post Thursday. "And being a size 0 doesn't make you beautiful."
    on Dec 3, 2007 By: Jennifer Love Hewitt Source: CTV.ca

  2. "A nice big fat hamburger bun or something like that would be great," Reisman said at a news conference. "That's what I think about."
    on Jul 4, 2006 By: Garrett Reisman Source: Newsday

  3. "California is a leader in promoting health and nutrition, and I am pleased to continue that tradition by being the first state in the nation to phase out trans fats," Schwarzenegger said. "Consuming trans fat is linked to coronary heart...
    on Jul 25, 2008 By: Arnold Schwarzenegger Source: Los Angeles Times

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