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English adverb: thickly

1. thickly spoken with poor articulation as if with a thick tongue


SamplesAfter a few drinks he was beginning to speak thickly.

2. thickly in a concentrated manner


SamplesOld houses are often so densely packed that perhaps three or four have to be demolished for every new one built.
A thickly populated area.


Synonymsdensely


Antonymsthinly

3. thickly with a thick consistency


SamplesThe blood was flowing thick.


Synonymsthick


Antonymsthin, thinly

4. thickly with thickness; in a thick manner


SamplesSpread 1/4 lb softened margarine or cooking fat fairly thickly all over the surface.
We were visiting a small, thickly walled and lovely town with straggling outskirt.


Antonymsthinly, lightly

5. thickly in quick succession


SamplesMisfortunes come fast and thick.


Synonymsthick









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