deep fat

noun

Definition of deep fat

  1. :  hot fat or oil deep enough in a cooking utensil to cover the food to be fried

1908

First Known Use of deep fat

1908


DEEP FAT Defined for English Language Learners

deep fat

noun

Definition of deep fat for English Language Learners

  • : a deep layer of oil or fat that is heated in a pan or machine and used to fry food


DEEP FAT Defined for Kids

deep fat

noun

Definition of deep fat for Students

  1. :  hot fat or oil deep enough in a cooking utensil to cover the food to be fried

Learn More about deep fat


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up deep fat? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

a small amount

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • winning-words-from-the-national-spelling-bee-logo
  • Which is the correct spelling of the winning word from 1988?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!