Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: thick
IPA transcription: [θ'ɪk]
Pronunciations of thick
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: thick
    Meaning: not thin; of a specific thickness or of relatively great extent from one surface to the opposite usually in the smallest of the three solid dimensions; "an inch thick"; "a thick board"; "a thick sandwich"; "spread a thick layer of butter"; "thick coating of dust"; "thick warm blankets"
  • Synonyms: thick
    Meaning: having component parts closely crowded together; "a compact shopping center"; "a dense population"; "thick crowds"; "a thick forest"; "thick hair"
  • Synonyms: thick
    Meaning: relatively dense in consistency; "thick cream"; "thick soup"; "thick smoke"; "thick fog"
  • Synonyms: slurred, thick
    Meaning: spoken as if with a thick tongue; "the thick speech of a drunkard"; "his words were slurred"
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: midst, thick
    Meaning: the location of something surrounded by other things; "in the midst of the crowd"
Usage examples
  • Too thick to see anything.
  • Roll out a half inch thick.
  • He put his thick lips to my ear.
  • This thick ice lasted two months.
  • The thick dust deadened our footsteps.
  • Cook until thick, stirring constantly.
  • It was thick, and quite two hands long.
  • An atmosphere thick with flattery and toadyism
  • It is thick and well covered, to serve as a rudder.
  • Sometimes he almost vanished in the thick white storm.
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Iapetus (moon), License CC BY-SA 4.0