Fatlings - definition of fatlings by The Free Dictionary
fatling (redirected from fatlings)
A young animal, such as a lamb or calf, fattened for slaughter.
(Agriculture) a young farm animal fattened for killing
fat•ling (ˈfæt lɪŋ)
a young animal fattened for slaughter.
References in periodicals archive
You consumed milk, wore wool, and slaughtered fatlings
, but the flock you did not pasture.
But Saul spares Agag, king of the Amalekites, "and the best of the sheep, and of the oxen, and of the fatlings
, and the lambs.
You have fed off their milk, worn their wool and slaughtered the fatlings
, but the sheep you have not pastured.