thinnest: meaning and definitions

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What is thinnest?

What is thinnest?

  • Relatively small in extent from one surface to the opposite, usually in the smallest solid dimension: a thin book. Not great in diameter or cross section; fine: thin wire.
  • Having little bodily flesh or fat; lean or slender.
  • Not dense or concentrated; sparse: the thin vegetation of the plateau. More rarefied than normal: thin air.
  • Flowing with relative ease; not viscous: a thin oil. Watery: thin soup.
  • Sparsely supplied or provided; scanty: a thin menu. Having a low number of transactions: thin trading in the stock market.
  • Lacking force or substance; flimsy: a thin attempt.
  • Lacking resonance or fullness; tinny: The piano had a thin sound.
  • Lacking radiance or intensity: thin light.
  • Not having enough photographic density or contrast to make satisfactory prints. Used of a negative.
  • In a thin manner: Spread the varnish thin if you don't want it to wrinkle.
  • So as to be thin: Cut the cheese thin.

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