overfat

adjective
over·​fat | \ ˌō-vər-ˈfat How to pronounce overfat (audio) \

Definition of overfat

: having or marked by an excessive amount of body fat overfat cattle It is during middle age that they begin to show signs of an overfat condition. Watch the weight of the cat after middle age.— Louis L. Vine If you are very athletic and muscular, you may be overweight but not overfat.— Judith S. Stern

First Known Use of overfat

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Overfat.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/overfat. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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