Synonyms of thick


1. midst, thick, inside, interior

usage: the location of something surrounded by other things; "in the midst of the crowd"


1. thick (vs. thin), deep, deep-chested, fat, four-ply, heavy, heavy, quilted, thickened, three-ply, two-ply, fat, wide#1, broad

usage: 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. thick, concentrated (vs. distributed)

usage: having component parts closely crowded together; "a compact shopping center"; "a dense population"; "thick crowds"; "a thick forest"; "thick hair"

3. thick (vs. thin), clogged, clotted, coagulable, coagulate, coagulated, curdled, grumous, grumose, creamy, dense, heavy, impenetrable, gelatinous, gelatinlike, jellylike, ropy, ropey, stringy, thready, soupy, syrupy, viscous, thickened

usage: relatively dense in consistency; "thick cream"; "thick soup"; "thick smoke"; "thick fog"

4. slurred, thick, unintelligible (vs. intelligible)

usage: spoken as if with a thick tongue; "the thick speech of a drunkard"; "his words were slurred"

5. compact, heavyset, stocky, thick, thickset, short (vs. tall), little

usage: having a short and solid form or stature; "a wrestler of compact build"; "he was tall and heavyset"; "stocky legs"; "a thickset young man"

6. dense, thick, impenetrable (vs. penetrable)

usage: hard to pass through because of dense growth; "dense vegetation"; "thick woods"

7. thick, deep, intense (vs. mild)

usage: (of darkness) very intense; "thick night"; "thick darkness"; "a face in deep shadow"; "deep night"

8. chummy, buddy-buddy, thick(predicate), close (vs. distant)

usage: (used informally) associated on close terms; "a close friend"; "the bartender was chummy with the regular customers"; "the two were thick as thieves for months"

9. blockheaded, boneheaded, duncical, duncish, fatheaded, loggerheaded, thick, thickheaded, thick-skulled, wooden-headed, stupid (vs. smart)

usage: (used informally) stupid

10. thick, abundant (vs. scarce)

usage: abounding; having a lot of; "the top was thick with dust"


1. thickly, thick

usage: with a thick consistency; "the blood was flowing thick"

2. thick, thickly

usage: in quick succession; "misfortunes come fast and thick"

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Definition and meaning of thick (Dictionary)