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Adjective: thick (thicker,thickest)  thik
  1. 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"
     
  2. Relatively dense in consistency
    "thick cream"; "thick soup"; "thick smoke"; "thick fog"
     
  3. Having component parts closely crowded together
    "thick crowds"; "a thick forest"; "thick hair";
    - dense
     
  4. Spoken as if with a thick tongue
    "the thick speech of a drunkard";
    - slurred
     
  5. Having a short and solid form or stature
    "a wrestler of thick build";
    - compact, heavyset, stocky, thickset
     
  6. Hard to pass through because of dense growth
    "thick woods";
    - dense
     
  7. [informal] Stupid, slow witted or dull
    "Anyone know how Lawrence got to be such a thick bigot?";
    - blockheaded [informal], boneheaded [informal], duncical [informal], duncish [informal], fatheaded [informal], loggerheaded [informal], thickheaded [informal], thick-skulled [informal], wooden-headed [informal], pea-brained [informal], muttonheaded [informal], birdbrained [informal], chuckleheaded [informal], dunderheaded [informal], knuckleheaded [informal], thick-witted [informal]
     
  8. Abounding; having a lot of
    "the top was thick with dust"
     
  9. [informal] Associated on close terms
    "the two were thick as thieves for months";
    - chummy [informal], buddy-buddy [informal]
     
  10. (of darkness) densely dark
    "thick darkness"; "thick night";
    - deep
Noun: thick  thik
  1. The location of something surrounded by other things
    "in the thick of the crowd";
    - midst
     
  2. [slang] Street name for gamma hydroxybutyrate
    - soap [slang], scoop [slang], max [slang], liquid ecstasy [slang], grievous bodily harm [slang], goop [N. Amer, slang], Georgia home boy [slang], easy lay [slang], gloop [Brit, Cdn, slang]
     
  3. Any thick, viscous matter
    - sludge, slime, goo [informal], goop [N. Amer, informal], gook [informal], guck [N. Amer, informal], gunk [informal], muck, ooze, gloop [Brit, Cdn, informal]
Adverb: thick  thik
  1. With a thick consistency
    "the blood was flowing thick";
    - thickly
     
  2. In quick succession
    "misfortunes come fast and thick";
    - thickly

Derived forms: thicker, thickest, thicks

See also: abundant, body, broad, clogged, close, clotted, coagulable, coagulate, coagulated, concentrated, consistence, consistency, creamy, curdled, deep, deep-chested, dense, fat, four-ply, gelatinlike, gelatinous, grumose, grumous, heavy, impenetrable, intense, jellylike, little, quilted, ropey, ropy, short, soupy, stringy, stupid, substance, syrupy, thickened, thickness, thready, three-ply, two-ply, unintelligible, viscous, wide

Type of: gamma hydroxybutyrate, GHB, inside, interior, matter

Antonym: thin

Encyclopedia: Thick