- 1in the form of a liquid; not a solid or a gas liquid soap liquid nitrogen The detergent comes in powder or liquid form. a bar selling snacks and liquid refreshment (= drinks) a liquid lunch (= alcoholic drinks, rather than food)
- 2(finance) that can easily be changed into cash liquid assets
- 3(literary) clear, like water synonym limpid liquid blue eyes
- 4(literary) (of sounds) clear, pure, and flowing the liquid song of a blackbird Italian is rich in broad open vowels and liquid consonants.