What does fattening mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fattening(adj)

    subject to or used in the process of finishing or fattening up for slaughter

    "a fattening hog"; "fattening pens"


  1. fattening(Verb)

    present participle of fatten.

  2. fattening(Adjective)

    That which causes weight gain; usually high calorie food with relatively little nutritive value.

    I'd really love to lose weight, the trouble is, tasty deserts with stuff like whipped cream are so fattening.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fattening in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fattening in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Alexander Woollcott:

    All the things I really like to do are either illegal, immoral, or fattening.

  2. Lenore Hershey:

    Do give books - religious or otherwise - for Christmas. They're never fattening, seldom sinful, and permanently personal.

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