Grow+fat

  • 1 grow fat — put on weight, gain weight, become fat …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 2 grow fat — Batten, fatten …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 3 grow fat on something — phrase to become rich as a result of something, especially in a way that does not seem fair to other people A lot of young financial advisers have grown fat on selling personal pensions. Thesaurus: to earn a lot of money or earn money… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 4 grow fat on something — to become rich as a result of something, especially in a way that does not seem fair to other people A lot of young financial advisers have grown fat on selling personal pensions …

    English dictionary

  • 5 Fat — Fat, v. i. To grow fat, plump, and fleshy. [1913 Webster] An old ox fats as well, and is as good, as a young one. Mortimer. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 fat — fat1 W3S2 [fæt] adj comparative fatter superlative fattest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(flesh)¦ 2¦(object)¦ 3¦(money)¦ 4 fat chance 5 (a) fat lot of good/use 6 fat cat 7 in fat city 8 grow fat on something …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 7 fat — 1 adjective 1 FLESH having a lot of flesh on your body, especially too much flesh: You ll get fat if you eat all that chocolate. | That big fat opera singer what s his name? opposite thin 1 (2) 2 THICK OR WIDE thick or wide: Dobbs was smoking a… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 fat */*/ — I UK [fæt] / US adjective Word forms fat : adjective fat comparative fatter superlative fattest Other ways of saying fat: plump slightly fat in a way that looks quite nice: a plump friendly looking man in his forties chubby used especially for… …

    English dictionary

  • 9 fat — fat1 [ fæt ] adjective ** 1. ) a person or animal that is fat has too much flesh on their body and weighs too much: He s got a rather fat face. get fat: She can eat whatever she likes and she never gets fat. 2. ) a fat object is thicker than… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10 fat — [[t]fæt[/t]] n. adj. fat•ter, fat•test, v., fat•ted, fat•ting 1) anat. any of several oily solids or semisolids that are water insoluble esters of glycerol with fatty acids and are the chief component of animal adipose tissue and many plant seeds …

    From formal English to slang

  • 11 Fat-tailed Gerbil — Pachyuromys duprasi Temporal range: Recent Conservation status …

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  • 12 fat — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 substance directly under your skin ADJECTIVE ▪ excess, extra, stored ▪ Are you carrying extra fat around your middle? ▪ body ▪ baby …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 13 Fat March — Infobox Television caption = A picture of a live taping of the show in New York. show name = Fat March format = Reality runtime = 60 minutes starring = country = USA network = ABC first aired = August 6, 2007 last aired = September 10, 2007 num… …

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  • 14 African fat-tailed gecko — Taxobox name = African Fat tailed Gecko image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Reptilia ordo = Squamata subordo = Sauria familia = Eublepharidae genus = Hemitheconyx species = H. caudicinctus binomial = Hemitheconyx… …

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  • 15 One to Grow On — Kim Fields on One to Grow On Format Public service announcement Starring (Partial list) …

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  • 16 puppy fat — also puppy fat N UNCOUNT Puppy fat is fat that some children have on their bodies when they are young but that disappears when they grow older and taller. Her face had already lost its puppy fat …

    English dictionary

  • 17 To Grow with Love — Infobox Television show name = To Grow With Love 肥田囍事 caption = genre = Modern Drama format = runtime = 45 minutes (approx.) creator = director = producer = writer = starring = Andy Hui Myolie Wu Kenneth Ma Selena Li Claire Yiu opentheme = 醜得漂亮… …

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  • 18 puppy fat — puppy ,fat noun uncount INFORMAL the fat on children s bodies that disappears as they grow older …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 puppy fat — UK / US noun [uncountable] British informal the fat on children s bodies that disappears as they grow older …

    English dictionary

  • 20 fatten — fat•ten [[t]ˈfæt n[/t]] v. t. 1) to make fat 2) ahb. to feed (animals) abundantly before slaughter 3) to enrich 4) to grow fat • Etymology: 1545–55 fat′ten•a•ble, adj. fat′ten•er, n …

    From formal English to slang


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