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1fatty

adjective fat·ty \ˈfa-tē\

: containing fat and especially a large amount of fat

fat·ti·erfat·ti·est

Full Definition of FATTY

1
:  containing fat especially in unusual amounts <fatty foods>; also :  unduly stout :  corpulent
2
:  greasy
3
:  derived from or chemically related to fat
fat·ti·ness noun
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Examples of FATTY

  1. I try to avoid fatty foods.
  2. <fatty ground beef that was the cheapest available>

First Known Use of FATTY

14th century

Related to FATTY

Other Food Terms

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2fatty

noun
plural fat·ties

Definition of FATTY

:  one that is fat; especially :  an overweight person

First Known Use of FATTY

1797

Rhymes with FATTY

FATTIEST Defined for Kids

fatty

adjective fat·ty \ˈfa-tē\
fat·ti·erfat·ti·est

Definition of FATTY for Kids

:  containing or like fat
Medical Dictionary

fatty

adjective fat·ty \ˈfat-ē\
fat·ti·erfat·ti·est

Medical Definition of FATTY

1
a :  unduly stout :  corpulent b :  marked by an abnormal deposit of fat <a fatty liver> <fatty cirrhosis>
2
:  derived from or chemically related to fat
fat·ti·ness noun

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