the opera’s never over till the fat lady sings
- Fat lamb
noun 1. (Austral & NZ) a lamb bred for its tender meat, esp for export trade
[fat-ling] /ˈfæt lɪŋ/ noun 1. a young animal, as a calf or a lamb, fattened for slaughter. /ˈfætlɪŋ/ noun 1. a young farm animal fattened for killing (1.) A fatted animal for slaughter (2 Sam. 6:13; Isa. 11:6; Ezek. 39:18. Comp. Matt. 22:4, where the word used in the original, sitistos, means literally “corn-fed;” i.e., […]
noun 1. a swollen mouth or lip, as from a blow: He said if I didn’t shut up he’d give me a fat lip.
[fat-lee] /ˈfæt li/ adverb 1. in the manner of a person; ponderously. 2. richly: a fatly endowed foundation. 3. with self-satisfaction; smugly.