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Definitions of thin

  1. lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture; "cut bourbon" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. having little substance or significance; "a flimsy excuse"; "slight evidence"; "a tenuous argument"; "a thin plot" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. lacking excess flesh; "you can't be too rich or too thin"; "Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look"-Shakespeare Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. take off weight Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. very narrow; "a thin line across the page" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. not dense; "a thin beard"; "trees were sparse" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. lose thickness; become thin or thinner Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. without viscosity; "the blood was flowing thin" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. (of sound) lacking resonance or volume; "a thin feeble cry" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. lacking spirit or sincere effort; "a thin smile" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  11. 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" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  12. 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" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  13. make thin or thinner; "Thin the solution" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  14. Lean. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  15. Having little thickness or extent from one surface to its opposite; as, a thin plate of metal; thin paper; a thin board; a thin covering. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. Not close; not crowded; not filling the space; not having the individuals of which the thing is composed in a close or compact state; hence, not abundant; as, the trees of a forest are thin; the corn or grass is thin. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. Not full or well grown; wanting in plumpness. Webster Dictionary DB
  18. Not stout; slim; slender; lean; gaunt; as, a person becomes thin by disease. Webster Dictionary DB
  19. Wanting in body or volume; small; feeble; not full. Webster Dictionary DB
  20. Slight; small; slender; flimsy; wanting substance or depth or force; superficial; inadequate; not sufficient for a covering; as, a thin disguise. Webster Dictionary DB
  21. Not thickly or closely; in a seattered state; as, seed sown thin. Webster Dictionary DB
  22. To make thin (in any of the senses of the adjective). Webster Dictionary DB
  23. Rare; not dense or thick; - applied to fluids or soft mixtures; as, thin blood; thin broth; thin air. Webster Dictionary DB
  24. To grow or become thin; - used with some adverbs, as out, away, etc.; as, geological strata thin out, i. e., gradually diminish in thickness until they disappear. Webster Dictionary DB
  25. Not thick; slim; slender; of little diameter; as, a thin tree trunk; not dense; as, thin smoke; not crowded; rare, as the air; slight; meager; flimsy, as cloth; wanting substance; shrill, as the voice. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  26. Not thickly. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  27. To make less thick. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  28. To grow less thick. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  29. Thinly. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  30. Thinness. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  31. Thinner. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  32. Thinest. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  33. Having little thickness: slim: lean: freely mobile: small: fine: not close or crowded: not full or well grown. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  34. Not thickly or closely: in a scattered state. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  35. To make thin: to make less close or crowded: to make rare or less thick or dense:-pr.p. thinning; pa.t. and pa.p. thinned. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  36. Having little thickness; slender; lean; fine; not close; scattered. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  37. Not thickly or closely. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  38. To make or become thin or thinner. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  39. Having opposite surfaces very close to each other; not thick. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  40. Sparse; rare. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  41. Having little substance or consistency. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  42. Having little thickness; rare; not dense; not close or crowded; lean; slim; slender; slight; not thick; meagre and scanty. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  43. To make thin; to make less close; to attenuate; to rarefy. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  44. To grow thin. To thin out, to gradually diminish in thickness until the strata disappear. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  45. Not thick; watery; very liquid; not dense; not close or crowded; sparse; lean; slender; of a loose or slight texture; unsubstantial. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  46. Thinly-used in composition, as thin-soled. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  47. To make less dense or thick to make less close or crowded; to reduce the number of. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  48. Rare; not dense or thick; -- applied to fluids or soft mixtures; as, thin blood; thin broth; thin air. mso.anu.edu.au
  49. To grow or become thin; -- used with some adverbs, as out, away, etc.; as, geological strata thin out, i. e., gradually diminish in thickness until they disappear. mso.anu.edu.au
  50. Rare; not dense or thick; applied to fluids or soft mixtures; as, thin blood; thin broth; thin air. dictgcide_fs
  51. To grow or become thin; used with some adverbs, as out, away, etc.; as, geological strata thin out, i. e., gradually diminish in thickness until they disappear. dictgcide_fs
  52. thin, adj. having little thickness: slim: lean: freely mobile: small: fine: not close or crowded: transparent, flimsy, shallow: not full or well grown, meagre, weak.--adv. not thickly or closely: in a scattered state.--v.t. to make thin: to make less close or crowded (with away, out, &c.): to make rare or less thick or dense.--v.i. to grow or become thin:--pr.p. thin'ning; pa.t. and pa.p. thinned.--adj. THIN'-FACED (Shak.), having a thin face.--adv. THIN'LY.--n. THIN'NESS.--adjs. THIN'NISH, somewhat thin; THIN'-SKINNED, having a thin skin: sensitive: irritable.--n. THIN'-SKINNED'NESS. [A.S. thynne; Ice. thunnr, Ger. dünn.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  53. Having opposite surfaces close together, of small diameter, slender, as t. wire, string, board, sheet; not dense, as t. air; not full or closely packed, as t. house (theatre); of slight consistency, as t. gruel; lacking in important ingredient, as t. beer, blood, voice, humour, eloquence; (fig.) shallow, transparent, flimsy, as t. disguise, excuse, (colloq.) that\'s too t.; lean, not plump; through THICK and t.; t.- skinned, (fig.) sensitive. Hence thinly adv., thinness n., thinnish a. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  54. Make or become thin, reduce in bulk or numbers, as his hair is thinning, nation had thinned under (or been thinned by) proscription; remove some young fruit from (vine, tree) to improve growth of rest. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  55. have a t. time (slang), experience discomfort or mortification or tedium; t. captain, kind of small dry plain biscuit. Concise Oxford Dictionary

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