or an·ti·fat

[ an-tahy-fat, an-tee- ]

  1. Also fat·pho·bic [fat-foh-bik] /ˈfætˈfoʊ bɪk/ . opposed, hostile, or averse to fatness and fat people.

  2. preventing or reducing the formation or effects of fat.

Origin of anti-fat

First recorded in 1900–05, and in 1995–2000 for def. 1; anti- + fat

Words Nearby anti-fat Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use anti-fat in a sentence

  • There are a number of remedies, also, the so-called anti-fat group, which produce a disinclination for food.

    Psychotherapy | James J. Walsh