phat

1
[ fat ]
/ fæt /

noun

Typesetting. fat(def 23).

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advocate

Origin of phat

1
by respelling

Definition for phat (2 of 2)

phat2

adjective

Slang. great; wonderful; terrific.

Origin of phat

2
1960–65, Americanism; respelling of fat
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British Dictionary definitions for phat

phat
/ (fæt) /

adjective

slang terrific; superb

Word Origin for phat

C20: from Black slang, a corruption of fat
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