a soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides); "pizza has too much fat"
having an (over)abundance of flesh; "he hadn't remembered how fat she was"
containing or composed of fat; "fatty food"; "fat tissue"
make fat or plump; "We will plump out that poor starving child"
marked by great fruitfulness; "fertile farmland"; "a fat land"; "a productive vineyard"; "rich soil"
lucrative; "a juicy contract"; "a nice fat job"
having a relatively large diameter; "a fat rope"
excess bodily weight; "she disliked fatness in herself as well as in others"
a kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; it also cushions and insulates vital organs; "fatty tissue protected them from the severe cold"
a mythical bird said to breed at the time of the winter solstice in a nest floating on the sea and to have the power of calming the winds and waves
marked by peace and prosperity; "a golden era"; "the halcyon days of the clipper trade"
a large kingfisher widely distributed in warmer parts of the Old World
idyllically calm and peaceful; suggesting happy tranquillity; "a halcyon atmosphere"
(Greek mythology) a woman who was turned into a kingfisher
very lively and profitable; "flourishing businesses"; "a palmy time for stockbrokers"; "a prosperous new business"; "doing a roaring trade"; "a thriving tourist center"; "did a thriving business in orchids"