Definition of Thickly

1. Adverb. Spoken with poor articulation as if with a thick tongue. "After a few drinks he was beginning to speak thickly"

Partainyms: Thick

2. Adverb. In a concentrated manner. "A thickly populated area"
Exact synonyms: Densely
Partainyms: Thick
Antonyms: Thinly

3. Adverb. With a thick consistency. "The blood was flowing thick"
Exact synonyms: Thick
Partainyms: Thick
Antonyms: Thinly

4. Adverb. With thickness; in a thick manner. "We were visiting a small, thickly walled and lovely town with straggling outskirt"
Partainyms: Thick
Antonyms: Thinly

5. Adverb. In quick succession. "Misfortunes come fast and thick"
Exact synonyms: Thick

Definition of Thickly

1. adv. In a thick manner; deeply; closely.

Definition of Thickly

1. Adverb. In a thick manner. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Thickly

1. in a thick manner [adv]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Thickly

thicker
thickest
thicket
thicket tinamou
thicket tinamous
thicketed
thicketization
thickets
thickety
thickhead
thickheaded
thickheadedness
thickheads
thicking
thickish
thickly (current term)
thickly settled
thickness
thicknesser
thicknesses
thicko
thickoes
thickos
thicks
thickset
thicksets
thickskin
thickskinned
thickskins
thickskull

Literary usage of Thickly

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1. A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare (1912)
"Each actor as he comes on looks supremely humourous and bobs. He is thickly painted — ; the wall is two boards worn ..."

2. Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature (1907)
"... and a very rich orange tending to red, ana are all thickly but very delicately put on ; these pieces are of extreme beauty both in colors and in design. ..."

3. Picturesque History of Yorkshire: Being an Account of the History by Joseph Smith Fletcher (1900)
"... CHAPTER XXVI Surroundings of the Spen Valley thickly-POPULATED CORNER OK THE COUNTY ... is almost without exception the most thickly-populated corner of ..."

4. Enquiry Into Plants and Minor Works on Odours and Weather Signs by Theophrastus (1916)
"The peculiarity again of lupins 8 is less surprising, namely that, if the seed is dropped where the ground is thickly overgrown, it pushes 4 its root ..."

5. Principles of Economics by Frank William Taussig (1921)
"In an industrially solidified and thickly populated country the principle of joint cost becomes less important in determining railway rates: monopoly ..."

6. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1861)
"... only remaining records of those buried there are to be sought from the thickly-strewn headstones in the extensive burying-ground surrounding the church. ..."

7. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1916)
"... will ultimately go into &- or 4-inch pots, and place the pieces thickly together in boxes of sandy soil in a greenhouse with a temperature of about 60°. ..."

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