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Synonyms for thicken
ˈθɪk ənthick·en

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thicken, inspissateverb

    make thick or thicker

    "Thicken the sauce"; "inspissate the tar so that it becomes pitch"

    Synonyms:
    inspissate

    Antonyms:
    thin

  2. thicken, inspissateverb

    become thick or thicker

    "The sauce thickened"; "The egg yolk will inspissate"

    Synonyms:
    inspissate

    Antonyms:
    thin

  3. thicken, inspissateverb

    make viscous or dense

    "thicken the sauce by adding flour"

    Synonyms:
    inspissate

    Antonyms:
    thin

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. thickenverb

    Synonyms:
    inspissate, make thick

  2. thickenverb

    Synonyms:
    grow thick, become inspissated

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. thickenverb

    Synonyms:
    coagulate, condense, inspissate, curdle, concrete, incrassate

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How to use thicken in a sentence?

  1. Gen John Nicholson:

    As ISIS-K's losses have mounted, Saddam Hussein and Iraqi forces are using IEDs, bunkers and tunnels to thicken Saddam Hussein and Iraqi forces defense, this is the right munition to reduce these obstacles and maintain the momentum of Saddam Hussein and Iraqi forces offensive against ISIS-K.


Translations for thicken

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  • πυκνώνωGreek
  • espesarSpanish
  • sakeutua, saeta, sakeuttaa, paksuntaa, paksuuntuaFinnish
  • épaissir, se densifier, s'épaissir, densifierFrench
  • biezinātLatvian
  • eteMāori
  • утолстить, сгущаться, утолститься, сгущать, сгуститься, утолщать, сгустить, утолщатьсяRussian

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