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Definition 1: made or having become thick - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where thickened or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • thickened bronchial arteries

(thickened is similar to ...) 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"

Definition 2: made thick in consistency - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where thickened or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • flour-thickened gravy
  • dust-thickened saliva

(thickened is similar to ...) relatively dense in consistency

"thick cream" "thick soup" "thick smoke" "thick fog"

Definition 3: having calluses; having skin made tough and thick through wear - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where thickened or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • calloused skin
  • with a workman's callous hands

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(thickened is similar to ...) physically toughened

"the tough bottoms of his feet"

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