Definition of fat farm in English:

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fat farm

Pronunciation: /ˌfat ˈfärm/


informal, chiefly North American
A residential establishment where overweight people seek improved health by dieting, exercise, and treatment.
Example sentences
  • He was sent by his bosses to a fat farm to get back into shape for the service.
  • ‘Shipped her to a fat farm this morning,’ he replied, without looking up from the novel he was reading.
  • I showed the ad to my dad and he laughed at me and said, ‘That's a fat farm, you just need to quit eating so much candy!’

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