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To the stodgy, suety world of course it's little else than sheer moonshine, midsummer madness.

It spoke in a thick, suety sort of voice, and Alice hadn't a word to say in reply: she could only sit and look at it and gasp.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., "solid fat formed in the torsos of cattle and sheep," probably from an Anglo-French diminutive of sius, the nominative use of sue, seu "tallow, grease," from Old French sieu "tallow," from Latin sebum "tallow, grease" (see sebum).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR SUETY

fat

adjectivecontaining an oily substance

fatter

adjectivecontaining an oily substance
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