thickly
adverb see thick I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Thickly — Thick ly, adv. In a thick manner; deeply; closely. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thickly — thick|ly [ θıkli ] adverb 1. ) in a way that produces a thick layer or piece of something: The snow was falling thickly all around us. The floor was thickly carpeted. Slice the meat thickly. 2. ) with many parts or things growing close together:… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • thickly — UK [ˈθɪklɪ] / US adverb 1) in a way that produces a thick layer or piece of something Slice the meat thickly. The snow was falling thickly all around us. The floor was thickly carpeted. 2) with many parts or things growing close together a… …   English dictionary

  • thickly — thick|ly [ˈθıkli] adv 1.) in a way that makes a thick piece or layer of something ▪ The cheese was sliced thickly. ▪ a thickly carpeted hallway 2.) thickly populated/wooded etc if an area is thickly populated, wooded etc, there are a lot of… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • thickly — adverb 1. spoken with poor articulation as if with a thick tongue (Freq. 1) after a few drinks he was beginning to speak thickly • Derived from adjective: ↑thick 2. in a concentrated manner (Freq. 1) old houses are often so densely packed that… …   Useful english dictionary

  • thickly — adv. Thickly is used with these adjectives: ↑carpeted, ↑covered, ↑overgrown, ↑populated, ↑wooded Thickly is used with these verbs: ↑butter, ↑coat, ↑grow, ↑slice, ↑spread …   Collocations dictionary

  • thickly — thick ► ADJECTIVE 1) with opposite sides or surfaces relatively far apart. 2) (of a garment or fabric) made of heavy material. 3) made up of a large number of things or people close together: thick forest. 4) (thick with) densely filled or… …   English terms dictionary

  • thickly — See thickish. * * * …   Universalium

  • thickly — adverb In a thick manner …   Wiktionary

  • thickly — adv. with thick layers; unclearly; often, frequently …   English contemporary dictionary

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