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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.



3. thickly with a thick consistency

SamplesThe blood was flowing thick.


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.


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