English version

fatten somebody/something ↔ up

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfatten somebody/something ↔ up phrasal verbFATto make a person or animal fatter My parents are always trying to fatten me up. fatten→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
fatten upWill eating carbohydrates fatten you up or trigger diabetes?We raise calves for sale to feedlots, which fatten them up to market weight.
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Verb table
fatten
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyfatten
he, she, itfattens
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyfattened
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave fattened
he, she, ithas fattened
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad fattened
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill fatten
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have fattened
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam fattening
he, she, itis fattening
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you, we, theyare fattening
Past
I, he, she, itwas fattening
you, we, theywere fattening
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been fattening
he, she, ithas been fattening
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been fattening
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be fattening
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been fattening
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