Thesaurus / fatten

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We breed and fatten a large number of pigs on the clearings round the shanty.

He was allowed to build a pen for it and raise and fatten it for killing.

The alluvial deposit from primeval lakes contributed to fatten the soil of other parts of the prairies.

The Frontier in American HistoryFrederick Jackson Turner

And I wouldn't be put off or placated by a chance to fatten my own bank roll.

North of Fifty-ThreeBertrand W. Sinclair

As he is doomed to be slaughtered at Charleston it is good policy to fatten him meantime.

From a pig to a school boy, no diet will fatten sooner than roasted peanuts.

The Peanut PlantB. W. Jones

The grass will grow without their labour, and the bullocks will fatten without their care.

Seeing that these plants would not succeed, all that remained was to fatten my own hogs with them.

There was a gaunt leanness about him which I am satisfied no amount of food could ever fatten.

Rodman the KeeperConstance Fenimore Woolson

The oil-cake is a very agreeable food to cattle, and serves to fatten them.

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