browse search

Dictionary Suite
A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z
father figure a person whom one thinks of and responds to as a father.
fatherhood the state or fact of being a father. [2 definitions]
father-in-law the father of a person's wife or husband.
fatherland a person's homeland; native soil. [2 definitions]
fatherless having no living biological father. [2 definitions]
fatherly of or appropriate to a father.
Father's Day in the United States, a day set aside to honor fathers, observed annually on the third Sunday in June.
Father Time time personified as an old man with a long beard, usu. carrying a scythe.
fathom a unit of length equal to six feet, used to measure the depth of water or mines. [3 definitions]
fathomable combined form of fathom.
Fathometer trademark for a sonar instrument that measures water depth.
fathomless too deep to measure or reach the bottom of. [2 definitions]
fatigable tiring easily or frequently.
fatigue mental or physical weariness, or the effort or strain that causes it. [8 definitions]
fatless combined form of fat.
fatling a young domestic animal such as a calf or lamb, fattened for slaughter.
fat-soluble able to dissolve in fats, oils, or hydrophobic solvents.
fatten to make fat or overweight. [4 definitions]
fattish somewhat fat.
fatty containing or consisting of fat.
fatty acid any of a large class of acids, such as palmitic, stearic, and oleic, that occur naturally in animal and vegetable fats and oils.