nouninformal, chiefly North American
A residential establishment where overweight people seek improved health by dieting, exercise, and treatment.
- 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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