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  Words related to thin

Related / Similar Words: reduce, melt off, lose weight, slim, slenderize, slim down, dilute, thin out, cut, sparse, lean, flimsy, slight, tenuous, slender, thinly

 

Definition:
  • take off weight;
  • lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture; "cut bourbon";
  • make thin or thinner; "Thin the solution";
  • lose thickness; become thin or thinner;
  • not dense; "a thin beard"; "trees were sparse";
  • lacking excess flesh; "you can''t be too rich or too thin"; "Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look"-Shakespeare;
  • (of sound) lacking resonance or volume; "a thin feeble cry";
  • lacking spirit or sincere effort; "a thin smile";
  • having little substance or significance; "a flimsy excuse"; "slight evidence"; "a tenuous argument"; "a thin plot";
  • of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section; "thin wire"; "a thin chiffon blouse"; "a thin book"; "a thin layer of paint";
  • relatively thin in consistency or low in density; not viscous; "air is thin at high altitudes"; "a thin soup"; "skimmed milk is much thinner than whole milk"; "thin oil";
  • very narrow; "a thin line across the page";
  • without viscosity; "the blood was flowing thin";

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    See Also: ectomorphic, narrow, lean

     

    Hyponyms: sweat off, water down, draw

     

    Attributes: body weight, thickness, consistency, consistence, body

     

    Derivational Morphology: reducing, cutting, thinning, dilutant, diluent, thinner, dilution

     

    Anagrams: hint

     

     
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