(pronounced FAH-twaht) -noun a woman of Western extraction who converts to the Islamic faith as an attention-seeking or rebellious gesture. The act may coincide with a romantic involvement with a foreign-born (Muslim) man, also chosen for shock value. -verb the act of converting to Islam as an attention-seeking, or rebellious gesture
"So I'm in line at the Halal pickin' up some lamb and injera, and there in the middle of the crowd I see this blonde, blue-eyed chick in a hijab--totally on Fatwat."
by eostrope February 20, 2010