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Fatling meaning

Fatling - 2 dictionary results

  1. 1. A calf, lamb, kid, or other young animal fattened for slaughter; a fat animal; - said of such animals as are used for food.
  2. 2. A young animal fattened for slaughter.

Fatling - examples of usage

  1. Yet be assured, my friend, that the time is at hand; and that every one who represses, through the higher power given to all who ask for it, the promptings of self- love, and strives to act from a purified love of the neighbour, is doing his part, in the only way he can do it, toward hastening the time when the 'wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, the leopard shall lie down with the kid; and the calf, and the young lion, and the fatling together; and a little child shall lead them. - "The Good Time Coming", T. S. Arthur.
  2. They accompanied themselves with castanets, and, though the little fatling toed in and wore a common dress of blue- striped gingham, I am afraid she won our hearts from her graceful rival. - "Familiar Spanish Travels", W. D. Howells.
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