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Synonyms for liquid
ˈlɪk wɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. liquid(noun)

    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 state(noun)

    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. liquid(noun)

    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. liquid(adj)

    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. liquid(adj)

    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, swimming(adj)

    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, limpid(adj)

    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, liquified(adj)

    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. liquid(adj)

    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, smooth(adj)

    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, liquid(adj)

    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


  1. liquid(noun)

    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. liquid(adjective)

    Easily sold or disposed of without losing value.


  3. liquid(adjective)


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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. liquid(a.)


  2. liquid(a.)

    mellifluous, dulcet, soft, clear, flowing

  3. liquid(n.)

    fluid, liquor, liquid substance

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. liquid(n)


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

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

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How to use liquid in a sentence?

  1. Howard Libit:

    A woman tossed a cup of liquid at the mayor, the mayor was not injured. She dried off and went on with the event and the rest of her daily plans. An odd incident, but not a big deal.

  2. Bitglass CEO Nat Kausik:

    What we were trying to find out was ‘how liquid is the data once it has been breached?’.

  3. Phil Poole:

    ECB QE will not have a significant effect, at least in our view, on the real economy - but it is having a massive effect on financial markets, there is clearly a distortion in the market which is leading investors generally to take more risk or buy less liquid assets in order to generate a return.

  4. Nikolaos Panigirtzoglou:

    These oil exporters are getting more defensive. They're probably reducing their equity exposure and moving to more liquid investments such as U.S. Treasuries in anticipation that they might need to run down their reserves.

  5. Yasuhito Sekine:

    We knew that Mars might had liquid ocean and heat in the past, but now it's a cold and dry planet. But the Saturn moon, Enceladus, has liquid water and heat reacting to each other, which is a new discovery that raises the possibility of that there may be living organisms.

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