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fatty
American English: /ˈfædi/
British English: /ˈfati/

Translation of fatty in Spanish:

adjective fattier, fattiest

  • 1 (containing fat)
    Example sentences
    • Reducing the amount of fatty foods eaten prior to pregnancy is also a good bet, as that lessens exposure to persistent chemicals like PCBs and dioxin.
    • She spends most of her time reading self-help books, eating vast amounts of fatty food and struggling against insomnia.
    • They believe fatty tissue produces hormones and products such as oestrogen and insulin which may promote tumour growth.
  • 2 (Physiology)
    (tissue)
    adiposo
    Example sentences
    • Liver transplantation has been necessary in patients with end-stage cirrhosis, but fatty liver disease may recur in the transplanted organ in some patients.
    • With the increasing incidence of obesity and diabetes in Western countries, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease has become a growing problem.
    • A common heart condition is coronary heart disease, in which fatty deposits gradually block the coronary arteries.

noun plural fatties

  • [colloquial]
    gordito (-ta) (masculine, feminine) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Watch for the mean spirited and endless gags about fatties, boyish girls, overweight Hawaiians etc, etc.
    • But the truth is that, despite 20 years' experience telling me that January in the gym is for part-timers who'll all be gone by February, I'm in there with the fatties.
    • It's only a matter of time before societal ills, unhappy marriages, unsightly fatties and the concerns about those concerns, are a thing of the past.
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