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Excess fat on a person or animal.
2020, Sophie Ranald, ''Thank You, Next: A perfect, uplifting and funny romantic comedy''
- My wonderful partner is fond of pointing out that he and I have done the Covid crisis on easy mode: we have no children, no caring responsibilities, (..) we have a fabulous community of people at our local fitness studio to keep the lockdown lard at bay and the cats love joining us for afternoon naps.
To smear with fat or lard.
1740, (w), ''Hobbinol''
- In his buff doublet larded o'er with fat / Of slaughtered brutes.
(RQ:Spenser Shepheardes Calender)
- oak with his nuts larded many swine.
(RQ:Shakespeare Henry 4-1)
To grow fat.
To mix or garnish with something, as by way of improvement; to interlard.
(RQ:Dryden Mac Flecknoe)
(l), fat (gloss)
(l) (fatty substance)