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Definition of Thicken


  1. To make thick (in any sense of the word).
  2. To render dense; to inspissate; as, to thicken paint.
  3. To make close; to fill up interstices in; as, to thicken cloth; to thicken ranks of trees or men.
  4. To strengthen; to confirm.
  5. To make more frequent; as, to thicken blows.
  6. To become thick.

Thicken Translations

thicken in Dutch is verdikken, aandikken
thicken in German is verdicken, verdicke, verdicken
thicken in Spanish is coagular, espesar
thicken in Swedish is avreda