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fat

1. adjective overweight2. adjective wide, thick3. adjective (of amount) large4. noun BIOL, ANAT substance stored under skin5. noun FOOD animal or vegetable fats as food6. noun COOK fats or oils for cooking
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1 adjective overweightramhar adj1  c m u to get fat éirí ramhar, titim chun feola, titim chun meáchainit makes me look fat cuireann sé cuma ramhar ormthat dog has got a lot fatter tá an madra sin tar éis éirí i bhfad níos raimhre, tá a lán meáchain curtha suas ag an madra sin 2 adjective wide, thicktoirtiúil adj2  c m utéagartha adj3  c m ua fat book leabhar toirtiúil, leabhar téagarthaa fat wallet sparán teann
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3 adjective (of amount) largemór adj1  c m ua fat salary tuarastal mór, tuarastal ard 4 (also body fat) noun BIOL, ANAT substance stored under skinsaill fem2  c m ublonag fem2he's got rolls of fat around his waist tá meilleoga saille timpeall a choime aige 5 noun FOOD animal or vegetable fats as foodsaill fem2  c m uméathras masc1  c m uthis one is lower in fat tá níos lú saille sa cheann seo, is lú méathras atá sa cheann seoreduce the amount of fat in your diet laghdaigh an méid saille i do chuid bialow fat drinks deochanna ar bheagán méathraissaturated fat saill sháithithe 6 noun COOK fats or oils for cookingsaill fem2  c m uméathras masc1  c m ugeir fem2  c m ufry the meat in a small amount of fat frioch an fheoil i mbeagán geiregoose fat saill ghévegetable fat saill phlandúil, méathras plandúil
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fat chance

beag an baolI thought he'd forgotten - fat chance! cheap mé go raibh dearmad déanta aige - beag an baol!fat chance that's going to happen níl seans faoin spéir ann go dtarlóidh sé sin

the fat's in the fire

tá an lasóg sa bharrachtá an sop séidtetá an súiche sa phota

a fat lot of ...

very informal and a fat lot of good that did us! agus is mór an sochar a rinne sé sin dúinn!, agus nach mór an mhaith a rinne sé sin dúinn!it'd do him a fat lot of good to start now ba bheag ab fhiú dó tosú anoisa fat lot of help she'll be! beidh sise ina cuidiú mór!, is mór an cuidiú ise!that's a fat lot of use! ní fiú dada é sin!, níl maitheas dá laghad ansin!a fat lot she cares! is cuma sa diabhal léise!a fat lot he knows about it! diabhal a bhfuil a fhios aige dada faoi!, dheamhan a fhios aige faoi!, cad é atá a fhios aigesean fá dtaobh de!

not a fat lot

very informal dheamhan móránnot a fat lot happens around here dheamhan mórán a tharlaíonn thart anseo, ní tharlaíonn dada iontach thart anseohe hasn't done a fat lot so far dheamhan mórán atá déanta aige go dtí seo, is beag atá déanta aige fós

it's not over until the fat lady sings

(also

it ain't over till the fat lady sings

) informal níl deireadh déanta fósná baintear deireadh dúile de go fóill

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