"fat" Definition

  1. a printer’s term signifying the void spaces on a page, for which he is paid at the same rate as for full or unbroken pages. Occasionally called “grease,” and applied variously, but always as showing some undue or uncommon amount of advantage.
  2. rich, abundant, &c.; “a FAT lot;” “to cut it FAT,” to exaggerate, to show off in an extensive or grand manner, to assume undue importance; “cut up FAT,” see under CUT. As a theatrical term, a part with plenty of FAT in it is one which affords the actor an opportunity of effective display.

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Position in the dictionary: 1192 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: father, favourite, fawney, fawney bouncing, fawney rig, feathers, feed, feele, fellow-commoner, felt
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