noun, Midland and Southern U.S.
[fats] /fæts/ noun 1. (used with a plural verb) cattle fattened and ready for market. [fat] /fæt/ adjective, fatter, fattest. 1. having too much flabby tissue; corpulent; obese: a fat person. 2. plump; well-fed: a good, fat chicken. 3. consisting of or containing fat; greasy; oily: fat gravy; fat meat. 4. profitable, as an office: […]
[faht-shahn] /ˈfɑtˈʃɑn/ noun 1. Older Spelling. . /ˈfɑːtˈʃɑːn/ noun 1. a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Foshan
/fætsˈhɛdərə/ noun 1. an evergreen garden shrub with shiny green leaves and umbels of pale green flowers; a bigeneric hybrid between Fatsia japonica moseri and Hedera hibernica: family Araliaceae
[fat-see-uh] /ˈfæt si ə/ noun 1. a shrub or small tree, Fatsia japonica, of the ginseng family, having large, glossy, palmately compound leaves and often grown as a houseplant. /ˈfætsɪə/ noun 1. any shrub of the araliaceous genus Fatsia, esp F. japonica, with large deeply palmate leaves and umbels of white flowers