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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fats]
    • /fæts/
    • /fæts/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fats]
    • /fæts/

Definitions of fats word

  • noun fats Antoine ("Fats") born 1928, U.S. rhythm-and-blues pianist, singer, and composer. 1
  • adjective fats having too much flabby tissue; corpulent; obese: a fat person. 1
  • adjective fats plump; well-fed: a good, fat chicken. 1
  • adjective fats consisting of or containing fat; greasy; oily: fat gravy; fat meat. 1
  • adjective fats profitable, as an office: a fat job on the city commission. 1
  • adjective fats affording good opportunities, especially for gain: a fat business contract. 1

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Parts of speech for Fats


fats 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 fats

adjective fats

  • plump — direct; downright; blunt.
  • broads — a group of shallow navigable lakes, connected by a network of rivers, in E England, in Norfolk and Suffolk
  • gross — without deductions; total, as the amount of sales, salary, profit, etc., before taking deductions for expenses, taxes, or the like (opposed to net2. ): gross earnings; gross sales.
  • fatties — Disparaging and Offensive. a person who is overweight or obese (sometimes used as a term of address).
  • affluents — Plural form of affluent.

noun fats

  • excesses — Plural form of excess.
  • surpluses — something that remains above what is used or needed.

Antonyms for fats

adjective fats

  • slights — small in amount, degree, etc.: a slight increase; a slight odor.
  • smalls — something that is small: Do you prefer the small or the large?
  • softs — yielding readily to touch or pressure; easily penetrated, divided, or changed in shape; not hard or stiff: a soft pillow.
  • failings — Plural form of failing.

noun fats

  • necessities — something necessary or indispensable: food, shelter, and other necessities of life.
  • needs — of necessity; necessarily (usually preceded or followed by must): It must needs be so. It needs must be.
  • wants — to feel a need or a desire for; wish for: to want one's dinner; always wanting something new.

Top questions with fats

  • how to calculate body fats?
  • what are trans fats?
  • what is fats?

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