from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Slang Excellent; first-rate: phat fashion; a phat rapper.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. excellent
- adj. sexy
- adj. rich in texture, prominent
The term phat seeped into that culture through music, and its original meaning - a full, rich sound - expanded to express general praise.
I've still got a PS2, but it's also a "phat" model that's on its last legs.
I happen to be a PS3 owner, but I currently love my launch-model 60gb "phat", for the sole reason of backwards compatibility.
We're so fat these days that there was a period when we tried to convince ourselves that someone calling us "disgustingly sloppy fat" might be good, because "phat" and "fat" were homophones!
1. An obvious example: White kids using the word like phat unironically.
Word spread that something "phat" was about to kick off.
Fat (or should I say "phat") chance that will happen.
Because I am also obsessive, compulsive, competitive and feeling a little fat not "phat" with a "pee-aych," but fat, as in "bordering on bloggobese" and fresh, a little Executive Summary before we jump into the raw, uncensored data details.
"fat", not "phat" - on her show, Life in the Fab Lane
DS "phat" to upgrade, we'd still encourage a DS Lite or DSi purchase.
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