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fat

1. slang Stupid; incompetent. Always used in reference to one's head. Can't you get it into your fat head that I don't want to be a part of your boneheaded scheme?
2. slang Little to no; minimal or nonexistent. A: "Do you think the boss is going to reinstate our year-end bonuses?" B: "Ha, fat chance." The state government just spent a huge amount of money repairing the roads around the state. I don't drive, though, so a fat lot of good that will do me.
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fat

1. mod. great; excellent. (see also the spelling variant phat.) Mary thought the rally was fat, but she left early anyway.
2. mod. well supplied with something; having an overabundance of something. We’re fat with paper, but there’s not a toner cartridge in sight.
3. mod. sexy. You are truly fat, Wendy.
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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"But what of the goats and the corn and the fat roots and the fish- trap?" spoke up Afraid-of-the-Dark, "what of all this?
"Dog-Tooth's dogs were stuffed with meat, and the men who lay in the sun and did no work were rolling in fat, and, at the same time, there were little children crying themselves to sleep with hunger biting them with every wail."
So it will not jolt thy fat too much, onward, say I."
At last the fat Brother drew his horse's rein with a groan, for he could stand the shaking no longer.
This praise seemed to please the little fat musicker, for he swelled out his chest, looked important and sang as follows:
But the fat one, with a sad look, sang this answer:
He knew that his mother had no ten fat goats to give and that when Bukawai returned, little Tibo would be killed and eaten.
If he is gone and you would have him returned, Bukawai will return him--for ten fat goats, a new sleeping mat and two pieces of copper wire the length of a tall man's arm from the shoulder to the tips of his fingers, and Bukawai will say nothing more about the goats and the sleeping mat and the copper wire which you were to pay for the first medicine."
After a great many jokes about squeezing the ladies' sleeves, and a vast quantity of blushing at sundry jocose proposals, that the ladies should sit in the gentlemen's laps, the whole party were stowed down in the barouche; and the stout gentleman proceeded to hand the things from the fat boy (who had mounted up behind for the purpose) into the carriage.
Joe!' (Sundry taps on the head with a stick, and the fat boy, with some difficulty, roused from his lethargy.) 'Come, hand in the eatables.'
"Your own paunch of fat would be enough for any bear to sleep on through the winter.
Then the murderer was alone with her helpless victim, the fat piglet, and I see her pounce upon the innocent creature and eat it up--"
The donkeys galloped, the wagon rolled on smoothly, the boys slept (Lamp-Wick snored like a dormouse) and the little, fat driver sang sleepily between his teeth.
He was not quite so certain of the callings and stations of two smart young ladies who were in conversation with the fat lady before the fire, until--having sat himself down in a corner, and remarked that he would wait until the other customers had been served--the fat lady resumed the dialogue which his entrance had interrupted.
Two officers appeared at the entrance-door: one, a young fellow, with a feeble, delicate face, who had lately joined the regiment from the Corps of Pages; the other, a plump, elderly officer, with a bracelet on his wrist, and little eyes, lost in fat.