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fat

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of fat

  1. 1 individuals carefully selected as being the best of a class makers of fine wine will pay very high prices for grapes that are the fat of the harvest Synonyms of fat A-list, aristocracy, best, choice, corps d'elite, cream, crème de la crème, elect, elite, flower, illuminati, pick, pink, pride, priesthood, prime, royalty, upper crustWords Related to fat establishment, gentry, nobility, quality, society, top, top drawer, upper class; caviar (also caviare); who's whoNear Antonyms of fat commoners, herd, hoi polloi, masses, millions, mob, multitude, rank and file, unwashed

  2. 2 the state or an instance of going beyond what is usual, proper, or needed claimed that there was absolutely no fat in the military's budget Synonyms of fat bellyful, excess, overabundance, overage, overflow, overkill, overmuch, overplus, oversupply, plethora, plus, redundancy, superabundance, superfluity, surfeit, surplus, surplusageWords Related to fat abundance, bounty, plentitude, plenty, profusion, sufficiency; overproduction, overstockNear Antonyms of fat dearth, lack, scarcity, wantAntonyms of fat deficiency, deficit, insufficiency, undersupply

  3. 3 the condition of having an excess of body fat there's a definite predisposition for fat on his wife's side of the family Synonyms of fat adiposity, chubbiness, corpulency, embonpoint, corpulence, fatness, fattiness, fleshiness, grossness, obesity, plumpness, portliness, pudginess, pursiness, rotundity, weightWords Related to fat bulkiness, heaviness; huskiness, stoutness; brawniness, burliness; endomorphyNear Antonyms of fat fitness, trimness; gauntness, scrawniness, skinniness, weedinessAntonyms of fat leanness, reediness, slenderness, slimness, svelteness, thinness


fat

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of fat

  1. 1 having an excess of body fat the popular image of Santa Claus as a fat man in a red suit Synonyms of fat blubbery, chubby, corpulent, fleshy, full, gross, lardy, obese, overweight, plump, podgy [chiefly British], portly, pudgy, replete, roly-poly, rotund, round, tubby Words Related to fat beefy, bulky, chunky, heavy, heavyset, plumpish, stocky, stout, thick, thickset, weighty; brawny, burly, hefty, husky; dumpy, squat, stubby; hippy, paunchy, potbellied; flabby, soft; ample, buxom, corn-fed, ripe, zaftig (also zoftig); endomorphic Near Antonyms of fat angular, bony (also boney), gaunt, lank, lanky, rawboned, sinewy; cadaverous, emaciated, haggard, pinched, skeletal, wasted; puny, scraggy, scrawny, slight; rangy, reedy, spindling, spindly, stringy, svelte, sylphlike, twiggy, waspish, weedy, willowy; ectomorphic; anorexic Antonyms of fat lean, skinny, slender, slim, spare, thin

  2. 2 containing or seeming to contain the greatest quantity or number possible the lake is so fat with trout that you probably could catch fish with a bare hook Synonyms of fat brimful, brimming, bursting, chockablock, chock-full (or chockful), crammed, crowded, full, filled, jammed, jam-packed, loaded, packed, stuffedWords Related to fat overcrowded, overfilled, overflowing, overfull, overladen, overloaded, overstuffed; abounding, flush, fraught, replete, rife, swarming, teemingNear Antonyms of fat deficient, inadequate, incomplete, insufficient, short, shortish, shy, wanting; depleted, drained, exhaustedAntonyms of fat bare, blank, devoid, empty, stark, vacant, void

  3. 3 having a greater than usual measure across a set of fat encyclopedia volumes took up the whole shelf Synonyms of fat broad, wide, thickWords Related to fat expansive, extensive, sweeping; commodious, roomy, spacious; outsize (also outsized), oversize (or oversized), sizable (or sizeable), substantial, tidy, voluminousNear Antonyms of fat fine, hairlike, reedlike; elongate (or elongated), needlelike; bottleneck, close, compressed, condensed, constricted, contracted, squeezed, tight, tightened; attenuate, attenuated; small, smallish, undersized (also undersize)Antonyms of fat hairline, narrow, paper-thin, skinny, slender, slim, slim-jim, thin

  4. 4 having or being of relatively great depth or extent from one surface to its opposite the splendid sight of a fat, juicy steak cooked to perfection Synonyms of fat chunky, thickWords Related to fat blockish, blocky, bulky, dense, hefty, thickish; broad, deep, wideNear Antonyms of fat narrow, shallowAntonyms of fat skinny, slender, slim, thin

  5. 5 producing abundantly the fat soil in the river's delta Synonyms of fat cornucopian, fertile, fecund, fructuous, fruitful, lush, luxuriant, productive, prolific, richWords Related to fat bearing, generative, producing, yielding; abounding, abundant, bountiful; copious, generous, liberal, plenteous, plentiful, plentitudinous; blooming, bursting, flourishing, swarming, teeming, thriving; creative, inventive, originalNear Antonyms of fat meager (or meagre), scant, scanty, skimp, skimpy, spare, sparseAntonyms of fat barren, dead, infertile, sterile, unfertile, unfruitful, unproductive

  6. 6 yielding a profit the highly sought-after baseball player signed a fat contract that set a record for the major leagues Synonyms of fat economic, profitable, gainful, juicy, lucrative, moneymaking, money-spinning [chiefly British], paying, remunerativeWords Related to fat advantageous, beneficial, favorable, rewarding, useful, worthwhile; bankableNear Antonyms of fat disadvantageous, unfavorableAntonyms of fat unprofitable

  7. 7 having goods, property, or money in abundance while others suffered and sacrificed, the war profiteers grew fat Synonyms of fat affluent, deep-pocketed, rich, fat-cat, flush, loaded, moneyed (also monied), opulent, silk-stocking, wealthy, well-endowed, well-fixed, well-heeled, well-off, well-to-doWords Related to fat better-off, comfortable, propertied, prosperous, substantial, successful; flourishing, prospering, thriving; advantaged, blessed (also blest), privilegedNear Antonyms of fat unaffluent; deprived, disadvantaged, hand-to-mouth, underprivileged; bankrupt, bankrupted, beggared, broke, indebted, insolvent, pauperized, ruined, skint [chiefly British]; depressed, pinched, reduced, straitened; low, shortAntonyms of fat destitute, impecunious, impoverished, indigent, needy, penniless, penurious, poor, poverty-stricken


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