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  Definition of Thin
  1. take off weight
  2. lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture; "cut bourbon"
  3. make thin or thinner; "Thin the solution"
  4. lose thickness; become thin or thinner
  5. not dense; "a thin beard"; "trees were sparse"
  6. lacking excess flesh; "you can''t be too rich or too thin"; "Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look"-Shakespeare
  7. (of sound) lacking resonance or volume; "a thin feeble cry"
  8. lacking spirit or sincere effort; "a thin smile"
  9. having little substance or significance; "a flimsy excuse"; "slight evidence"; "a tenuous argument"; "a thin plot"
  10. 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"
  11. 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"
  12. very narrow; "a thin line across the page"
  13. without viscosity; "the blood was flowing thin"
Similar Words: reduce, melt off, lose weight, slim, slenderize, slim down, dilute, thin out, cut, sparse, lean, flimsy, slight, tenuous, slender, thinly

 

See Also: ectomorphic, narrow, lean

 

Hyponyms: sweat off, water down, draw

 

Attributes: body weight, thickness, consistency, consistence, body

 

Derivational Morphology: reducing, cutting, thinning, dilutant, diluent, thinner, dilution

 

Anagrams: hint

 

 
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