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Synonyms for liquid
ˈlɪk wɪdliq·uid

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  1. liquidnoun

    Flowing freely like water; fluid; not solid and not gaseous; composed of particles that move freely among each other on the slightest pressure.

    liquid nitrogen

    gaseous, solid

  2. liquidadjective

    Easily sold or disposed of without losing value.


  3. liquidadjective


English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. liquid

    A fluid is a substance that, like air or water, yields to any force that tends to change its form; a liquid is a body in that state in which the particles move freely among themselves, but remain in one mass, keeping the same volume, but taking always the form of the containing vessel; a liquid is an inelastic fluid; a gas is an elastic fluid that tends to expand to the utmost limits of the containing space. All liquids are fluids, but not all fluids are liquids; air and all the gases are fluids, but they are not liquids under ordinary circumstances, tho capable of being reduced to a liquid form by special means, as by cold and pressure. Water at the ordinary temperature is at once a fluid and a liquid.

    fluid, gas

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. liquid

    fluid, liquescent, melting, running, watery, fluent, soft, mellifluous, limpid, flowing, clear, smooth

    solid, solidified, concrete, congealed, hard, dry, indissolvable, insoluble, harsh, discordant

Princeton's WordNet

  1. liquidnoun

    a substance that is liquid at room temperature and pressure

    liquidness, liquidity, liquid state

    jellied, solid-state, dry-eyed, unmusical, concrete, jelled, airlike, vapourish, volatilized, vaporized, gassy, vaporish, semisolid, dry, solidified, vaporific, vaporous, nondisposable, opaque, aerosolized, congealed, awkward, vapourific, solid, aeriform, vapourised, evaporated, coagulated, gaseous, nonmusical, aerosolised, volatilised, vapourous, gasified, tearless

  2. liquid, liquidness, liquidity, liquid statenoun

    the state in which a substance exhibits a characteristic readiness to flow with little or no tendency to disperse and relatively high incompressibility

    fluidity, fluidness, runniness, liquidness, liquidity, liquid state

    airlike, vaporish, gasified, aeriform, tearless, congealed, vapourous, vapourised, vapourific, concrete, solidified, coagulated, aerosolized, dry, vaporific, volatilized, nondisposable, vapourish, solid, jellied, aerosolised, semisolid, awkward, nonmusical, unmusical, solid-state, opaque, volatilised, dry-eyed, vaporous, vaporized, gaseous, jelled, evaporated, gassy

  3. liquidnoun

    fluid matter having no fixed shape but a fixed volume

    liquidness, liquidity, liquid state

    concrete, vaporized, solidified, vaporific, vapourised, opaque, coagulated, dry-eyed, semisolid, vapourific, volatilised, gaseous, unmusical, vapourous, aerosolised, aerosolized, tearless, dry, jellied, nondisposable, gassy, volatilized, solid-state, evaporated, congealed, nonmusical, solid, awkward, airlike, gasified, vapourish, vaporous, jelled, vaporish, aeriform

  4. liquidadjective

    a frictionless continuant that is not a nasal consonant (especially `l' and `r')

    liquidness, liquidity, liquid state

    vaporized, nonmusical, jelled, evaporated, solidified, vaporous, solid, vaporish, semisolid, awkward, gaseous, gasified, dry, jellied, aerosolised, gassy, aeriform, aerosolized, coagulated, nondisposable, volatilized, airlike, vaporific, unmusical, solid-state, opaque, vapourous, vapourised, dry-eyed, concrete, volatilised, congealed, vapourific, vapourish, tearless

  5. liquidadjective

    existing as or having characteristics of a liquid; especially tending to flow

    "water and milk and blood are liquid substances"

    fluid, smooth, melted, swimming, limpid, fluent, liquified

    concrete, volatilised, jelled, gasified, unmusical, vaporized, gaseous, vaporish, tearless, vapourised, airlike, vapourish, dry, vapourific, aerosolized, vapourous, vaporific, evaporated, solid-state, congealed, nonmusical, aerosolised, dry-eyed, solidified, solid, semisolid, vaporous, opaque, awkward, coagulated, volatilized, gassy, jellied, nondisposable, aeriform

  6. liquid, swimmingadjective

    filled or brimming with tears

    "swimming eyes"; "sorrow made the eyes of many grow liquid"

    liquified, fluent, limpid, melted, naiant, smooth, swimming, fluid

    aerosolized, coagulated, solid-state, opaque, dry-eyed, dry, gasified, volatilized, aeriform, vaporish, gassy, evaporated, vapourific, vaporized, vaporous, concrete, semisolid, congealed, vapourised, aerosolised, vapourous, vapourish, gaseous, solidified, unmusical, nonmusical, airlike, jelled, solid, nondisposable, awkward, volatilised, tearless, jellied, vaporific

  7. liquid, limpidadjective

    clear and bright

    "the liquid air of a spring morning"; "eyes shining with a liquid luster"; "limpid blue eyes"

    crystal clear, liquified, lucid, fluent, limpid, pellucid, melted, transparent, luculent, smooth, swimming, perspicuous, crystalline, fluid

    awkward, congealed, vaporous, nonmusical, aerosolized, volatilised, concrete, gassy, airlike, solid, solidified, volatilized, opaque, jelled, solid-state, vapourous, vaporish, unmusical, vaporized, gasified, gaseous, coagulated, aerosolised, evaporated, vaporific, vapourish, dry-eyed, semisolid, jellied, dry, vapourised, tearless, vapourific, aeriform, nondisposable

  8. melted, liquid, liquifiedadjective

    changed from a solid to a liquid state

    "rivers filled to overflowing by melted snow"

    molten, fluent, limpid, liquefied, melted, liquified, smooth, swimming, fluid

    vapourific, dry, coagulated, solid, unmusical, gaseous, tearless, solid-state, vapourish, solidified, gassy, vaporific, concrete, aeriform, nondisposable, dry-eyed, vapourised, vapourous, airlike, volatilised, vaporous, semisolid, vaporized, aerosolised, jelled, aerosolized, evaporated, vaporish, gasified, jellied, opaque, congealed, volatilized, nonmusical, awkward

  9. liquidadjective

    smooth and flowing in quality; entirely free of harshness

    "the liquid song of a robin"

    fluid, smooth, melted, swimming, limpid, fluent, liquified

    vaporized, gassy, unmusical, concrete, vapourific, aerosolised, aeriform, vaporish, evaporated, dry, congealed, coagulated, vapourised, nondisposable, airlike, semisolid, solid, awkward, aerosolized, vaporific, vapourous, dry-eyed, gaseous, jelled, solid-state, tearless, volatilised, nonmusical, opaque, vaporous, volatilized, solidified, gasified, jellied, vapourish

  10. fluent, fluid, liquid, smoothadjective

    smooth and unconstrained in movement

    "a long, smooth stride"; "the fluid motion of a cat"; "the liquid grace of a ballerina"

    tranquil, smooth, silver-tongued, eloquent, fluid, placid, silver, liquified, still, quiet, legato, unruffled, smooth-spoken, swimming, suave, runny, limpid, facile, melted, mobile, unstable, fluent, bland, politic

    jellied, evaporated, jelled, vaporized, unmusical, solidified, solid-state, nondisposable, solid, dry-eyed, vapourous, vapourific, tearless, coagulated, opaque, volatilised, aerosolised, gaseous, vaporous, volatilized, airlike, aerosolized, vaporish, congealed, concrete, nonmusical, vapourish, aeriform, dry, vaporific, gassy, gasified, semisolid, vapourised, awkward

  11. fluid, liquidadjective

    in cash or easily convertible to cash

    "liquid (or fluid) assets"

    mobile, unstable, fluent, limpid, melted, liquified, runny, smooth, swimming, fluid

    vaporous, volatilized, tearless, vaporized, volatilised, vapourous, gassy, opaque, dry, aerosolised, solid-state, vapourific, nondisposable, coagulated, gaseous, concrete, nonmusical, jelled, gasified, dry-eyed, aerosolized, solidified, aeriform, vaporish, awkward, vaporific, airlike, jellied, semisolid, evaporated, solid, vapourised, congealed, vapourish, unmusical

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Editors Contribution

  1. solution

    a solution is a mixture of liquids and "liquid" can be used in the same way as "solution"

    the woman drank the strange liquid that the doctor recommended. the woman drank the strange solution that the doctor recommended.

    Submitted by Olearjet on November 24, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. liquidadjective


  2. liquidadjective

    mellifluous, dulcet, soft, clear, flowing

  3. liquidnoun

    fluid, liquor, liquid substance

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. liquidnoun


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "liquid":

    liquids, fluid, liquide, fluids, cash, liquefied, net, watery, liquidates

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How to use liquid in a sentence?

  1. Joanna Barstow:

    Since long before we started our robotic exploration of the solar system, we wondered if there was life on another world, some of the moons of Jupiter, even though their surfaces are covered with ice, might have liquid water oceans hiding under the surface. Maybe they are sheltering bacterial life as well ? We'd love to find out.

  2. Andrew Hauser:

    Clearly it is the billion dollar question, particularly on fixed income markets, we do need the market-maker model to some degree. (But) For less liquid assets there may be the case for some of this business to move onto platforms or exchanges.

  3. Hope Arnold:

    And then he handed me a bottle of liquid morphine. He said, 'You might need it.'.

  4. Don Felder:

    I graduated from high school at 165 pounds, so twice a year, I get back to that number - I never let it get to 172-73. Then I go back to doubling the cardio. This week, I'm on a complete liquid diet, a juice fast. It keeps me lean and hungry.

  5. Jessica Wu:

    In the office, I remove brown spots with laser, chemical peels, or freezing [them] with a liquid nitrogen spray.

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