Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “saturated fat”

See all translations

saturated fat

noun [C or U] uk   ( also saturate) specialized us  
a type of fat found in meat, eggs, milk, cheese, etc. that is thought to be bad for your health: Butter and cream contain a lot of saturated fats.
Translations of “saturated fat”
in Chinese (Traditional) 飽和脂肪…
in Russian насыщенные жиры…
in Turkish doymuş yağ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 饱和脂肪…
in Polish tłuszcz nasycony, tłuszcze nasycone…
(Definition of saturated fat from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of saturated fat?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “saturated fat” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

piglet

a baby pig

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More