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tambok [tam.buk.] : fat (adj.)
Synonyms: dabyana; lampaag; lapyat; supang; taba; tambukaka
Related words: ligingliging; liparak; tambokiko

Derivatives of tambok

n. (substance)1. fata soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides).; "pizza has too much fat"
~ adipose cell, fat cellcells composed of fat.
~ edible fatoily or greasy matter making up the bulk of fatty tissue in animals and in seeds and other plant tissue.
~ animal fatany fat obtained from animals.; "animal fat is high in saturated fatty acids"
~ cocoa buttera yellow-white fat from cocoa beans.
~ leaf fat, leaf lardfat lining the abdomen and kidneys in hogs which is used to make lard.
~ acylglycerol, glyceridean ester of glycerol and fatty acids that occurs naturally as fats and fatty oils.; "fresh fats contain glycerides of fatty acids and very little free acid"
~ triglycerideglyceride occurring naturally in animal and vegetable tissues; it consists of three individual fatty acids bound together in a single large molecule; an important energy source forming much of the fat stored by the body.
~ lipid, lipide, lipoidan oily organic compound insoluble in water but soluble in organic solvents; essential structural component of living cells (along with proteins and carbohydrates).
~ medulla, myelin, myelinea white fatty substance that forms a medullary sheath around the axis cylinder of some nerve fibers.
~ polyunsaturated fata class of fats having long carbon chains with many double bonds unsaturated with hydrogen atoms; used in some margarines; supposedly associated with low blood cholesterol.
n. (body)2. adipose tissue, fat, fatty tissuea kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; it also cushions and insulates vital organs.; "fatty tissue protected them from the severe cold"
~ animal tissuethe tissue in the bodies of animals.
~ flabloose or flaccid body fat.
~ atheromaa fatty deposit in the intima (inner lining) of an artery; can obstruct blood flow.
~ cellulitelumpy deposits of body fat especially on women's thighs etc..
~ puppy fatfat on the body of a baby or child; disappears at adolescence.
~ mons, mons pubis, mons venerisa mound of fatty tissue covering the pubic area in women.
~ paunch, bellya protruding abdomen.
~ love handle, spare tireexcess fat around the waistline.
n. (attribute)3. avoirdupois, blubber, fat, fatnessexcess bodily weight.; "she disliked fatness in herself as well as in others"
~ bodily propertyan attribute of the body.
~ adiposeness, adiposity, fattinesshaving the property of containing fat.; "he recommended exercise to reduce my adiposity"
~ abdominousness, paunchinessthe bodily property of a protruding belly.
~ greasiness, oiliness, oleaginousnessconsisting of or covered with oil.
~ corpulency, fleshiness, obesitymore than average fatness.
~ steatopygiaan extreme accumulation of fat on the buttocks.
v. (consumption)4. fat, fatten, fatten out, fatten up, fill out, flesh out, plump, plump outmake fat or plump.; "We will plump out that poor starving child"
~ alter, change, modifycause to change; make different; cause a transformation.; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
~ feed, givegive food to.; "Feed the starving children in India"; "don't give the child this tough meat"
adj. 5. fathaving an (over)abundance of flesh.; "he hadn't remembered how fat she was"
~ endomorphic, pyknichaving a squat and fleshy build.; "a pyknic practical joke"
~ abdominous, paunchy, potbelliedhaving a large belly.
~ blubberyswollen with fat.; "blubber cheeks"; "blubber lips"; "a coarse blubbery individual"
~ chubby, embonpoint, plumpsufficiently fat so as to have a pleasing fullness of figure.; "a chubby child"; "pleasingly plump"
~ zaftig, zoftig, buxom(of a female body) healthily plump and vigorous.; "a generation ago...buxom actresses were popular"
~ corpulent, obese, rotund, weightyexcessively fat.; "a weighty man"
~ double-chinned, jowly, loose-jowledhaving sagging folds of flesh beneath the chin or lower jaw.
~ podgy, pudgy, roly-poly, tubby, dumpyshort and plump.
~ fattishsomewhat fat.
~ fleshy, overweight, heavyusually describes a large person who is fat but has a large frame to carry it.
~ porcine, grossrepellently fat.; "a bald porcine old man"
~ portly, stouteuphemisms for `fat'.; "men are portly and women are stout"
~ roundedcurving and somewhat round in shape rather than jagged.; "low rounded hills"; "rounded shoulders"
~ thicknot thin; of a specific thickness or of relatively great extent from one surface to the opposite usually in the smallest of the three solid dimensions.; "an inch thick"; "a thick board"; "a thick sandwich"; "spread a thick layer of butter"; "thick coating of dust"; "thick warm blankets"
adj. 6. fathaving a relatively large diameter.; "a fat rope"
~ thicknot thin; of a specific thickness or of relatively great extent from one surface to the opposite usually in the smallest of the three solid dimensions.; "an inch thick"; "a thick board"; "a thick sandwich"; "spread a thick layer of butter"; "thick coating of dust"; "thick warm blankets"
adj. 7. fat, fattycontaining or composed of fat.; "fatty food"; "fat tissue"
~ adiposecomposed of animal fat.; "adipose tissue constitutes the fat of meat"
~ butteryresembling or containing or spread with butter.; "a rich buttery cake"
~ greasy, oily, sebaceous, oleaginouscontaining an unusual amount of grease or oil.; "greasy hamburgers"; "oily fried potatoes"; "oleaginous seeds"
~ suetylike or full of suet.; "suety lamb chops"
~ superfatted(of soap) containing extra unsaponified fat.; "superfatted toilet soaps"
adj. 8. fat, juicylucrative.; "a juicy contract"; "a nice fat job"
~ colloquialisma colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech.
~ profitableyielding material gain or profit.; "profitable speculation on the stock market"
adj. 9. fat, fertile, productive, richmarked by great fruitfulness.; "fertile farmland"; "a fat land"; "a productive vineyard"; "rich soil"
~ fruitfulproductive or conducive to producing in abundance.; "be fruitful and multiply"