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Definition of Dense

Dense

  1. Having the constituent parts massed or crowded together; close; compact; thick; containing much matter in a small space; heavy; opaque; as, a dense crowd; a dense forest; a dense fog.
  2. Stupid; gross; crass; as, dense ignorance.

Dense Quotations

It is only when you watch the dense mass of thousands of ants, crowded together around the Hill, blackening the ground, that you begin to see the whole beast, and now you observe it thinking, planning, calculating. It is an intelligence, a kind of live computer, with crawling bits for its wits.
Lewis Thomas

It wasn't until I started to do 'Poison River' that the readership started falling. 'Poison River' started out very slowly and simply, but then it got really dense and complicated. I don't know, I think the readers just got fed up or burned out. They started dropping off.
Gilbert Hernandez

I'm part wood nymph. I require mountains and warm, dense patches of moss to thrive.
Vera Farmiga

We may not always agree with every one of our neighbors. That's life. And it's part of living in such a diverse and dense city. But we also recognize that part of being a New Yorker is living with your neighbors in mutual respect and tolerance. It was exactly that spirit of openness and acceptance that was attacked on 9/11, 2001.
Michael Bloomberg

Obama's dense as a doorbell; not much going on up there - it's a wooden top.
John Lydon
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Dense Translations

dense in Dutch is dicht, gebonden, dik
dense in French is dense, dru
dense in German is dicht
dense in Italian is impermabile
dense in Latin is profundus
dense in Norwegian is tett, dum
dense in Portuguese is denso
dense in Spanish is denso