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Synonyms for thickening
ˈθɪk ə nɪŋthick·en·ing

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  1. thickening, thickenernoun

    any material used to thicken

    "starch is used in cooking as a thickening"

    knob, inspissation, thickener, node

    moderating, simple

  2. node, knob, thickeningnoun

    any thickened enlargement

    lymph gland, node, inspissation, pommel, leaf node, client, guest, knob, thickener, boss, lymph node

    moderating, simple

  3. thickening, inspissationadjective

    the act of thickening

    knob, inspissation, thickener, node

    moderating, simple

  4. deepening(a), thickening(a)adjective

    accumulating and becoming more intense

    "the deepening gloom"; "felt a deepening love"; "the thickening dusk"

    simple, moderating

  5. thickeningadjective

    becoming more intricate or complex

    "a thickening plot"

    deepening(a), thickening(a)

    simple, moderating

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  1. thickeningadjective


  2. thickeningnoun

    inspissation, condensation, coagulation, incrassation

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  1. Book of Consolation:

    Religion and religious hatred are one of the best ways for thickening darkness. - Book of Consolation, 5.9

  2. Prince Harry:

    Within the first eight days of our relationship being made public, was when they said, ‘Harry’s girl almost straight out of Compton,’ and that her exotic DNA will be thickening the royal blood.

  3. Kristen Dahlgren:

    Beneath the dent, I didn't feel a lump, but something I might describe as a' thickening,' it just felt different than everywhere else.

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