Definition of fat city
: a very comfortable condition or situation in life He thinks he's going to win the lottery, and then he'll be in fat city.
Word by Word Definitions
: notable for having an unusual amount of fat:
: to make fat : fatten
: animal tissue consisting chiefly of cells distended with greasy or oily matter
: oily or greasy matter making up the bulk of adipose tissue and often abundant in seeds
: any of various compounds of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen that are glycerides of fatty acids, are the chief constituents of plant and animal fat, are a major class of energy-rich food, and are soluble in organic solvents but not in water
: an inhabited place of greater size, population, or importance than a town or village
: an incorporated British town usually of major size or importance having the status of an episcopal see
: the financial district of London
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