Pronunciation of Thin
/θˈɪn/, /θˈɪn/, /θ_ˈɪ_n/
Antonyms for thin:
Synonyms for thin:
fine, light, slender (adjective)
puny, meager, wizened, fragile, slight, skeletal, emaciated, reedy, delicate, lank, scraggy, scrawny, small, skinny, rangy, gangly, shriveled, lean, haggard, pinched, wasted, cadaverous, spare, gaunt, gangling, underweight, bony, rarefied, slim, spindly, lanky, twiglike, twiggy, rawboned, threadlike, narrow, attenuate.
spread out (adjective)
transparent, fine (adjective)
Sense 7 (noun)
Sense 14 (noun)
Sense 15 (noun)
Sense 16 (noun)
flat, filmy, wisplike, cobwebby, anorexic, reedlike, light, slender-waisted, filamentous, sparse, twiglike, filiform, shrivelled, slim-waisted, hyperfine, twiggy, scrawny, skinny, capillary, rarefied, fine, withered, spindle-legged, lanky, diaphanous, wispy, hairlike, slight, ribbonlike, gaunt, chiffon, spindly, hollow-eyed, thin out, scarecrowish, reduce, wizened, scraggy, lean, spiritless, lank, melt off, weedy, thready, wafer-thin, vaporous, transparent, anorectic, wiry, shrunken, stringy, papery, wasp-waisted, thinly, weak, pale, gossamer, sheer, sleazy, flimsy, slenderize, spare, wasted, underweight, gangling, sunken-eyed, emaciated, ribbony, slim down, rare, trim, spindle-shanked, cut, lose weight, distributed, dilute, slender, cadaverous, skeletal, shriveled, bladed, reedy, bony, deep-eyed, wizen, depressed, threadlike, slim, gauzy, rarified, pinched, tenuous, see through, gangly, haggard, compressed, rawboned, filamentlike.
make diluted or less dense (verb)
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Usage examples for thin:
- " Perhaps a thin fly might," he said. - "Shelled by an Unseen Foe", James Fiske.
- Are you too stout, or are you too thin? - "Idle Ideas in 1905", Jerome K. Jerome.
- The clothes he had on were old and thin; and as he looked at them, it made him angry to think that he was not to have everything as he liked it, after all. - "The Settlers at Home", Harriet Martineau.