fat city

fat cit·y
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fat sit-ee]
    • /fæt ˈsɪt i/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fat sit-ee]
    • /fæt ˈsɪt i/

Definitions of fat city words

  • noun fat city an easy and prosperous condition or circumstance: With a new house and a better-paying job, she's in Fat City. 1
  • noun fat city a place or condition of prosperity, comfort, success, etc. 0
  • noun fat city an extremely comfortable situation or condition of life. 0

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Origin of fat city

First appearance:

before 1960
One of the 3% newest English words
First recorded in 1960-65

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Parts of speech for Fat city


fat city popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 39% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 69% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

fat city usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for fat city

noun fat city

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