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  Words related to liquid

Related / Similar Words: liquidness, liquidity, limpid, fluid, flowing, fluent, smooth, melted, liquified, swimming, watery

 

Definition:
  • a frictionless non-nasal continuant (especially `l'' and `r'');
  • the state in which a substance exhibits a characteristic readiness to flow with little or no tendency to disperse and relatively high incompressibility;
  • a substance in the fluid state of matter having no fixed shape but a fixed volume;
  • a substance that is liquid at room temperature and pressure;
  • clear and bright; "the liquid air of a spring morning"; "eyes shining with a liquid luster"; "limpid blue eyes";
  • in cash or easily convertible to cash; "liquid (or fluid) assets";
  • smooth and unconstrained in movement; "a long, smooth stride"; "the fluid motion of a cat"; "the liquid grace of a ballerina"; "liquid prose";
  • yielding; lacking any hint of hardness; "the liquid stillness of the night enveloping him"; "the liquid brown eyes of a spaniel";
  • smooth and flowing in quality; entirely free of harshness; "the liquid song of a robin";
  • changed from a solid to a liquid state; "rivers filled to overflowing by melted snow";
  • existing as or having characteristics of a liquid; especially tending to flow; "water and milk and blood are liquid substances";
  • filled or brimming with tears; "swimming eyes"; "watery eyes"; "sorrow made the eyes of many grow liquid";

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    See Also: unfrozen

     

    Hyponyms: artificial blood, elixir, water, H2O, extravasation, instillation, liquid crystal, spill, tuberculin, beverage, drink, drinkable, potable, supernatant, alcohol, ammonia water, ammonia, ammonium hydroxide, antifreeze, distillate, distillation, pyroligneous acid, wood vinegar, medium, ink, liquor, sheep dip, snake oil

     

    Attributes: state of matter, state

     

    Derivational Morphology: liquefy, liquify, liquidize, liquidise, flux

     

    Language Translations:
    Afrikaans: vloeistof   Chinese: 液體  
    Croatian: tekućina   Danish: væske  
    Dutch: vloeibaar and vloeistof   Estonian: vedelik  
    Finnish: neste and nestemäinen   French: liquide  
    German: flüssig and Flüssigkeit   Greek: υγρό  
    Hebrew: נוזל   Hungarian: folyadék and folyékony  
    Indonesian: cairan   Interlingua: liquide and liquido  
    Italian: liquido   Japanese: 液体  
    Korean: 액체   Latvian: šķidrs and šķidrums  
    Lithuanian: skystas and skystis   Malay: cecair  
    Norwegian: flytende and væske   Polish: ciecz and ciekły  
    Portuguese: ''(Brazil)'' líqüido and líqüido   Romanian: lichid  
    Russian: жидкий and жидкость   Serbian: tečno  
    Slovak: tekutý and tekutina   Slovene: tekoče and tekočina  
    Spanish: líquido   Swedish: flytande and vätska  
    Telugu: ద్రవం  
     
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