The trunks of the cherry trees were thicker and the bark darker and greyer than the apple tree trunks.
Use a thicker simple syrup made with one part water and one part sugar.
The thicker, clunkier ones can make typing rather uncomfortable.
Consequently, bands deposited in summer months will be thicker than those at other times of the year.
The makeup artist says something like, “Would you like it thicker?”
For rifle powder fine cords are used; for artillery, thicker cords or flat ribbons of varying thicknesses are required.
You won't find a merchantman if you go in thicker fields—you know that.
Far to the west, the thick mist turned to gold, while the thicker clouds above became blurred masses of dull red.
This is only a thicker preparation of cocoa, and may be made in the same way.
It was a debasing taste, certainly, but after all blood was thicker than water.
Old English þicce "not thin, dense," from Proto-Germanic *theku-, *thekwia- (cf. Old Saxon thikki, Old High German dicchi, German dick, Old Norse þykkr, Old Frisian thikke), from PIE *tegu- "thick" (cf. Gaelic tiugh).
Secondary Old English sense of "close together" is preserved in thickset and proverbial phrase thick as thieves (1833). Meaning "stupid" is first recorded 1590s. Phrase thick and thin is in Chaucer (late 14c.); thick-skinned is attested from 1540s; in figurative sense from c.1600. To be in the thick of some action, etc., "to be at the most intense moment" is from 1680s, from a Middle English noun sense.
adj. thick·er, thick·est
Relatively great in extent from one surface to the opposite, usually in the smallest solid dimension; not thin.
Measuring a specified number of units in this dimension.
Heavy in form, build, or stature; thickset.
Having component parts in a close, crowded state or arrangement; dense.
Having or suggesting a heavy or viscous consistency.
Having a great number; abounding.
Impenetrable by the eyes.
Not easy to hear or understand; indistinctly articulated.
Noticeably affecting sound; conspicuous.
Producing indistinctly articulated sounds.
In a close, compact state or arrangement; densely.
In a thick manner; deeply or heavily.
Under no conceivable circumstances: There's no way I'll ever see it your way (1975+)