English adjective: solvent
|1.||solvent capable of meeting financial obligations|
English noun: solvent
|1.||solvent (substance) a liquid substance capable of dissolving other substances|
|Samples||The solvent does not change its state in forming a solution.|
|Synonyms||dissolvent, dissolver, dissolving agent, resolvent|
|Narrower (hyponym)||acetone, alcahest, alkahest, carbolic acid, carbon tet, carbon tetrachloride, chlorobenzene, dimethyl ketone, hexane, hydroxybenzene, menstruum, methylbenzene, naphtha, oxybenzene, perchloromethane, phenol, phenylic acid, propanone, remover, tetrachloromethane, toluene, universal solvent, xylene, xylol|
|2.||solvent (communication) a statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem|
|Samples||They were trying to find a peaceful solution.|
The answers were in the back of the book.
He computed the result to four decimal places.
|Synonyms||answer, resolution, result, solution|