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"fattening" in British English

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fatteningadjective

uk   /ˈfæt.ən.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈfæt̬-/
Fattening ​foodcontains a lot of ​fat, ​sugar, etc. that would ​quickly make you ​fatter if you ​ate a lot of it: fattening ​food, such as ​cheese and ​chocolate
(Definition of fattening from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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fatteningadjective

 us   /ˈfæt·ən·ɪŋ/
(of ​food) ​containing a lot of ​fat, ​sugar, etc., that would make you ​fatter if you ​ate a lot of it: I ​lovedesserts, but they’re so fattening.
(Definition of fattening from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fattening”
in Arabic دَسِم…
in Korean 살이 찌게 하는…
in Portuguese que engorda…
in Catalan que engreixa…
in Japanese 油の多い…
in Chinese (Simplified) (食物)使人发胖的…
in Turkish şişmanlatan…
in Russian калорийный…
in Chinese (Traditional) (食物)使人發胖的…
in Italian che ingrassa, che fa ingrassare…
in Polish tuczący…
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