Fat Boy

Technology / Motorcycle / Fat Boy: Harley-Davidson released a motorcycle in 1990 based on the FLST Heritage Softail. They called it the FLSTF or Fat Boy and it is immediately recognized by its solid cast disc front wheel.

Other Words for Boy

Boy Noun Synonyms: lad, youth, young man, stripling, youngster, schoolboy, fellow, urchin, brat, kid, guy, small fry, little shaver

Other Words for Fat

Fat Noun Synonyms: obese, stout, overweight, heavy, plump, rotund, corpulent, portly, well-fed, chubby, podgy or pudgy, roly-poly, tubby, bulky, fleshy, paunchy, pot-bellied, overfed, flabby, elephantine, broad in the beam, beamy, beefy
Fat Adjective Synonyms: oily, oleaginous, unctuous, greasy, fatty, pinguid, sebaceous, adipose

Grandfather Clause

Business / Finance / Grandfather Clause: Performance measure developed by John Graham and Campbell Harvey. The idea is to lever the S&P 500 portfolio to exactly match the volatility of the fund. The difference between the fund's return and t MORE

List Fatigue

Technology / Email / List Fatigue: A condition producing diminishing returns from a mailing list whose members are sent too many offers, or too many of the same offers, in too short a period of time. MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Lukfata: Reported as derived from a Moore's Early x V.champini unreported variety 1893 cross by T.V. Munson. Is a hardy female pollinate, so needs growing near suitable pollinator (eg. Ives (Noir)). Highly dis MORE

Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Health / Vitamins / Omega-3 Fatty Acids: Fatty acids which may have health benefits including protection against heart disease, asthma, cancer, arthritis and other disorders. MORE

Godfather Offer

Business / Finance / Godfather Offer: An individual's or institution's financial objective. MORE

File Allocation Table (FAT)

Technology / Computers / File Allocation Table (FAT): Basically this is a table of contents in a directory that tells the computer what all is in there. Look at your Netscape cache, you'll see a FAT. It'll be the first file. MORE