Definition for FAT'TEN

FAT'TEN, v.t. [fat'n.]

  1. To make fat; to feed for slaughter; to make fleshy, or plump with fat.
  2. To make fertile and fruitful; to enrich; as, to fatten land; to fatten fields with blood. Dryden.
  3. To feed grossly; to fill. Dryden.

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