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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • /fˈætlaɪk/
    • /fˈatlaɪk/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /fˈætlaɪk/

Definition of fatlike word

  • noun fatlike Resembling fat (the chemical substance) or some aspect of it. 1

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fatlike popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 95% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

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Synonyms for fatlike

adjective fatlike

  • fatty — consisting of, containing, or resembling fat: fatty tissue.
  • greasy — smeared, covered, or soiled with grease.
  • adipose — of, resembling, or containing fat; fatty
  • oleaginous — having the nature or qualities of oil.
  • suety — the hard fatty tissue about the loins and kidneys of beef, sheep, etc., used in cooking or processed to yield tallow.

Antonyms for fatlike

adjective fatlike

  • impoverished — reduced to poverty.
  • lean — to incline or bend from a vertical position: She leaned out the window.
  • poor — having little or no money, goods, or other means of support: a poor family living on welfare.
  • skinny — very lean or thin; emaciated: a skinny little kitten.
  • slender — having a circumference that is small in proportion to the height or length: a slender post.

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