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 thinned thinned

adj

  • mixed with water  ( cut, thinned, weakened )
    mixed with water
     sold cut whiskey
    sold cut whiskey
     a cup of thinned soup
    a cup of thinned soup


  •  thin thin

    adj

  • () of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section  ( thin )
    of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section
     thin wire
    thin wire
     a thin chiffon blouse
    a thin chiffon blouse
     a thin book
    a thin book
     a thin layer of paint
    a thin layer of paint
  • () lacking excess flesh  ( lean, thin )
    lacking excess flesh
     you can't be too rich or too thin
    you can't be too rich or too thin
     Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look
    Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look
  • () relatively thin in consistency or low in density; not viscous  ( thin )
    relatively thin in consistency or low in density; not viscous
     air is thin at high altitudes
    air is thin at high altitudes
     a thin soup
    a thin soup
     skimmed milk is much thinner than whole milk
    skimmed milk is much thinner than whole milk
     thin oil
    thin oil
  • (of sound) lacking resonance or volume  ( thin )
    (of sound) lacking resonance or volume
     a thin feeble cry
    a thin feeble cry
  • adv

  • without viscosity  ( thin, thinly )
    without viscosity
     the blood was flowing thin
    the blood was flowing thin
  • adj

  • () very narrow  ( slender, thin )
    very narrow
     a thin line across the page
    a thin line across the page
  • () not dense  ( thin, sparse )
    not dense
     a thin beard
    a thin beard
     trees were sparse
    trees were sparse
  • lacking substance or significance  ( flimsy, fragile, slight, tenuous, thin )
    lacking substance or significance
     slight evidence
    slight evidence
     a tenuous argument
    a tenuous argument
     a thin plot
    a thin plot
     a fragile claim to fame
    a fragile claim to fame
  • lacking spirit or sincere effort  ( thin )
    lacking spirit or sincere effort
     a thin smile
    a thin smile
  • verb

  • () lose thickness; become thin or thinner  ( thin )
    lose thickness; become thin or thinner
  • take off weight  ( reduce, slenderize, slim, slim down, thin, melt off )
    take off weight
  • lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture  ( cut, reduce, thin, thin out, dilute )
    lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture
     cut bourbon
    cut bourbon
  • make thin or thinner  ( thin )
    make thin or thinner
     Thin the solution
    Thin the solution