American English

Definition of thick adverb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



(thicker, thickest)
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  •  in a way that produces a wide piece or deep layer of something Make sure you cut the bread nice and thick.
  • Idioms
    lay it on thick (informal)
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    to talk about someone or something in a way that makes them or it seem much better or much worse than they really are; to exaggerate something Praise them when necessary, but don't lay it on too thick.
    thick and fast
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    quickly and in large quantities Questions were coming at them thick and fast.
    See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: thick