Definition of thin adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//θɪn//
; NAmE NAmE//θɪn//
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(thinner, thinnest) in a way that produces a thin piece or layer of something Don't spread it too thin. I like my bread sliced thin. Word OriginOld English thynne, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch dun and German dünn, from an Indo-European root shared by Latin tenuis.
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