OTHER WORDS FOR fat
Idioms about fat
- an irrevocable action or chain of events has been started; the die is cast: Now that they have been given an ultimatum, the fat is in the fire.
- the decision, whether good or bad, has been made.
- the crisis is imminent.
Origin of fat
synonym study for fat
OTHER WORDS FROM fat
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH fatfat , phat
How to use fat in a sentence
So, this recommendation could very well serve to make a nation of fat people even fatter.
This is, after all, exactly what obese people tell us—the more they diet, the fatter they get.
Pandora, for her part, muses, “Fat itself was depressing, which made him fatter.”Weighty Matters: The Rise of Obesity in American Fiction|Sarah Stodola|June 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
For 50 years Americans have been getting fatter because of faulty diet advice from health authorities and the government.
Make thin friends, exactly because they will make you feel fatter.An Economist's Guide to Dieting and Burning Calories|Richard B. McKenzie|December 31, 2011|DAILY BEAST
And he was not slow to notice that his visitor looked fatter each time he saw him.The Tale of Grandfather Mole|Arthur Scott Bailey
In our valley the boys have a fashion of being born long, and getting shorter and fatter as they grow older.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
Riches go the rich, lean ones grow leaner, while the fat ones grow fatter.Honey-Bee|Anatole France
And after ten days, their faces appeared fairer and fatter than all the children that ate of the king's meat.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
Being come, I found her and her maid and dogg very well, and herself grown a little fatter than she was.Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete|Samuel Pepys
British Dictionary definitions for fat
- to argue over a point
- to talk idly; gossip
Derived forms of fat
Word Origin for fat
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Other Idioms and Phrases with fat
In addition to the idioms beginning with fat
- fat cat
- fat chance
- fat city
- fate worse than death, a
- fat farm
- fat is in the fire, the
- fat lot
- fat of the land, the
- chew the fat
- kill the fatted calf