The narrowest piece of land was at Panama, but it was covered in dense, mountainous jungle.
The coast road follows a grassy promenade by the water and the land used to be thick with dense, shady palms.
The stars shed their outer layers, exposing the remains of the core—a dense, hot object made of carbon and oxygen.
early 15c., from Middle French dense and directly from Latin densus "thick, crowded; cloudy," perhaps from PIE root *dens- "dense, thick" (cf. Greek dasus "hairy, shaggy"). Sense of "stupid" is first recorded 1822.