Definition of fattening
(of a food) causing an increase in the weight of someone who eats it.
They're not ‘lured’ in for the playgrounds or happy meals or toys, they are lured in by their desire to eat very fattening and unhealthy food several times a week.
Example of fattening
Along with larger portions of more fattening food, Americans have become increasingly sedentary over the last couple of decades.
And he was always raised on fried food and southern food, and it was very fattening .
Because I associated my favorite dishes with love and family in the past, I'm now learning to appreciate the people I care most about - without all the fattening food that has always come with them.
Currently, police spend much of the time on a stakeout engaged in idle conversation, eating fattening foods and dozing off.
Everyone else would get to go home and spend time with their families and eat lots of fattening food.
Experts say if people fill up on healthy foods recommended in the food pyramid, there will be less room for the fattening junk food that helps pack on the pounds.
Figuring out which foods are fattening is a popular subject in obesity research.
Go through your kitchen and, in the box, place all the fattening foods you're rarely able to resist.
I suppose there's a kind of vicarious fantasy in watching someone else eat huge amounts of fattening foods in order to gain 30 pounds and win a contest.
Instead, have a smaller portion of fattening foods.