fattening fattening  /ˈfæ tə nɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) subject to or used in the process of finishing or fattening up for slaughter

Usage(s):

  1. You don't have to binge on fattening foods to feel satisfied.
  2. A new ad campaign by the Corn Refiners Association claims that high-fructose corn syrup is not as fattening as you think.
  3. He should expand purchases for the successful school-lunch program while shifting the menus away from fattening crud.

News

  1. Sharp flavor: Woman says she found blade in Whopper

    A California woman claims she got a sharper flavor than she bargained for at a Burger King in Willits, Calif.Yolanda Orozco said she was checking her sandwich for onions when she found a razor blade between the meat and the cheese.(Read More: Fast Food Is Fattening? Bizarre Class Action Suits)"I was in shock," she told News10 ABC.Police who went to the Willits Burger King she visited found razor ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

  2. Most Extreme Krispy Kreme

    We now have a clear winner in the battle for the most epically fattening doughnut-based sandwich.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Fox News

Quotes

  1. In his autobiography, entitled It Is What It Is, Coulthard said: "I stopped eating fattening food and, before I knew what had happened, I was bulimic. In my mind the only way I could keep my weight down was by making myself vomit. I have always...
    on Aug 20, 2007 By: David Coulthard Source: Supersport

  2. The 25-year-old star, who is dating rapper Jay-Z, said: "I love fried fish, fried shrimp and all different types of pasta. If it's fattening, I love it! The trouble is it goes to my sides, my hips and my butt real quick."
    on Feb 5, 2007 By: Jay Z Source: Life Style Extra

  3. "And we are going to continue to find savings in a way that allows us to put the resources where they're needed, but to make sure that we're not simply fattening defense contractors," Obama said.
    on Mar 24, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Reuters

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