thickness

Definitions of thickness
  1. noun
    the dimension through an object as opposed to its length or width
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    Antonyms:
    slenderness, tenuity, thinness
    relatively small dimension through an object as opposed to its length or width
    types:
    gauge
    the thickness of wire
    type of:
    dimension
    the magnitude of something in a particular direction (especially length or width or height)
  2. noun
    used of a line or mark
    synonyms: heaviness
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    type of:
    broadness, wideness
    the property of being wide; having great width
  3. noun
    resistance to flow
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    Antonyms:
    thinness
    a consistency of low viscosity
    types:
    semifluidity
    a property midway between a solid and a liquid
    creaminess, soupiness
    the property of having the thickness of heavy cream
    type of:
    body, consistence, consistency, eubstance
    the property of holding together and retaining its shape
  4. noun
    indistinct articulation
    “judging from the thickness of his speech he had been drinking heavily”
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    type of:
    articulation
    the aspect of pronunciation that involves bringing articulatory organs together so as to shape the sounds of speech
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