(US) a nickname for anyone seen as overweight.
|Put on the Spot 109: Fats Ryan, a crimson-cheeked Irishman.|
|Jives of Dr. Hepcat (1989) 4: From off the end comes ‘Fats’ and his buddy, ‘Mule,’ the duece [sic] that is able and from the righteous school.|
|Lead With Your Left (1958) 11: Fatstuff, you already made too many cracks bout my being young.|
|(con. 1940s) Dark Sea Running 20: How are your sea legs, Fat Stuff?|
|Blind Man with a Pistol (1971) 156: But Fats didn’t have any white women — he liked boys.|
|Gumshoe (1998) 166: I think my ears are on the blink, Fats.|
|Homeboy 119: Just can’t get good help these days, huh, Fats?|