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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German vet, from Old Saxon *fētid, from Proto-Germanic *faitidaz. Compare High German feist from the same root.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

fett (comparative fetter, superlative am fettesten)

  1. fat
    Fette Menschen sind oft ungesund.
    Fat people are often unhealthy.
  2. (of food) rich, containing a lot of fat
  3. (typography) bold
    In diesem Satz ist nur das Wort „fettfett geschrieben.
    In this sentence, only the word "bold" is written in bold.
  4. (colloquial) awesome, phat
    Das war echt fett.
    This was really awesome.
    Sie hat 'nen fetten Vertrag an Land gezogen.
    She got a very profitable contract.

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Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • fett in Duden online

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Etymology 1Edit

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

fett

  1. neuter singular of fet
  2. neuter singular of feit

Etymology 2Edit

From the adjective fet

NounEdit

fett n (definite singular fettet, indefinite plural fett, definite plural fetta or fettene)

  1. fat
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Pennsylvania GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare German fett, Dutch vet, English fat.

AdjectiveEdit

fett

  1. fat
  2. fleshy
  3. rich (of soil)

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /fɛt/

AdjectiveEdit

fett

  1. absolute indefinite neuter form of fet.

AdverbEdit

fett

  1. adverbial form of adjective fet (fat)
  2. (slang) a positive intensifier

NounEdit

fett n

  1. fat

DeclensionEdit

Declension of fett 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative fett fettet
Genitive fetts fettets

VilamovianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fett ?

  1. fat