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Chunky vs. Thick

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  • Chunky (adjective)

    Having chunks.

    "I ate a chunky bar of chocolate."

  • Chunky (adjective)

    Fat.

    "I prefer chunky blonde girls to skinny brunettes."

  • Chunky (adjective)

    Of a cat: having a large, solid bodyline.

    "The British Shorthair has a distinctively chunky body, dense coat and broad face."

  • Chunky (noun)

    Native American game.

  • Thick (adjective)

    Relatively great in extent from one surface to the opposite in its smallest solid dimension.

  • Thick (adjective)

    Measuring a certain number of units in this dimension.

    "I want some planks that are two inches thick."

  • Thick (adjective)

    Heavy in build; thickset.

    "He had such a thick neck that he had to turn his body to look to the side."

  • Thick (adjective)

    Densely crowded or packed.

    "We walked through thick undergrowth."

  • Thick (adjective)

    Having a viscous consistency.

    "My mum’s gravy was thick but at least it moved about."

  • Thick (adjective)

    Abounding in number.

    "The room was thick with reporters."

  • Thick (adjective)

    Impenetrable to sight.

    "We drove through thick fog."

  • Thick (adjective)

    Difficult to understand, or poorly articulated.

    "We had difficulty understanding him with his thick accent."

  • Thick (adjective)

    Stupid.

    "He was as thick as two short planks."

  • Thick (adjective)

    Friendly or intimate.

    "They were as thick as thieves."

  • Thick (adjective)

    Deep, intense, or profound.

    "Thick darkness."

  • Thick (adjective)

    troublesome; unreasonable

  • Thick (adjective)

    Curvy and voluptuous, and especially having large hips.

  • Thick (adverb)

    In a thick manner.

    "Snow lay thick on the ground."

  • Thick (adverb)

    Thickly.

    "Bread should be sliced thick to make toast."

  • Thick (adverb)

    Frequently; in great numbers.

    "The arrows flew thick and fast around us."

  • Thick (noun)

    The thickest, or most active or intense, part of something.

    "It was mayhem in the thick of battle."

  • Thick (noun)

    A thicket.

  • Thick (noun)

    A stupid person; a fool.

  • Thick (verb)

    To thicken.

Wiktionary
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Oxford Dictionary
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  • Chunky (adjective)

    Short and thick.

  • Thick (adjective)

    Measuring in the third dimension other than length and breadth, or in general dimension other than length; - said of a solid body; as, a timber seven inches thick.

  • Thick (adjective)

    Having more depth or extent from one surface to its opposite than usual; not thin or slender; as, a thick plank; thick cloth; thick paper; thick neck.

  • Thick (adjective)

    Dense; not thin; inspissated; as, thick vapors. Also used figuratively; as, thick darkness.

  • Thick (adjective)

    Not transparent or clear; hence, turbid, muddy, or misty; as, the water of a river is apt to be thick after a rain.

  • Thick (adjective)

    Abundant, close, or crowded in space; closely set; following in quick succession; frequently recurring.

  • Thick (adjective)

    Not having due distinction of syllables, or good articulation; indistinct; as, a thick utterance.

  • Thick (adjective)

    Deep; profound; as, thick sleep.

  • Thick (adjective)

    Dull; not quick; as, thick of fearing.

  • Thick (adjective)

    Intimate; very friendly; familiar.

  • Thick (noun)

    The thickest part, or the time when anything is thickest.

  • Thick (noun)

    A thicket; as, gloomy thicks.

  • Thick (adverb)

    Frequently; fast; quick.

  • Thick (adverb)

    Closely; as, a plat of ground thick sown.

  • Thick (adverb)

    To a great depth, or to a greater depth than usual; as, land covered thick with manure.

  • Thick

    To thicken.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Chunky (adjective)

    like or containing small stick lumps;

    "the dumplings were chunky pieces of uncooked dough"

  • Chunky (adjective)

    short and thick; as e.g. having short legs and heavy musculature;

    "some people seem born to be square and chunky"

    "a dumpy little dumpling of a woman"

    "dachshunds are long lowset dogs with drooping ears"

    "a little church with a squat tower"

    "a squatty red smokestack"

    "a stumpy ungainly figure"

  • Thick (noun)

    the location of something surrounded by other things;

    "in the midst of the crowd"

  • Thick (adjective)

    not thin; of a specific thickness or of relatively great extent from one surface to the opposite usually in the smallest of the three solid dimensions;

    "an inch thick"

    "a thick board"

    "a thick sandwich"

    "spread a thick layer of butter"

    "thick coating of dust"

    "thick warm blankets"

  • Thick (adjective)

    closely crowded together;

    "a compact shopping center"

    "a dense population"

    "thick crowds"

  • Thick (adjective)

    relatively dense in consistency;

    "thick cream"

    "thick soup"

    "thick smoke"

    "thick fog"

  • Thick (adjective)

    spoken as if with a thick tongue;

    "the thick speech of a drunkard"

    "his words were slurred"

  • Thick (adjective)

    wide from side to side;

    "a heavy black mark"

  • Thick (adjective)

    hard to pass through because of dense growth;

    "dense vegetation"

    "thick woods"

  • Thick (adjective)

    (of darkness) very intense;

    "thick night"

    "thick darkness"

    "a face in deep shadow"

    "deep night"

  • Thick (adjective)

    abundant;

    "a thick head of hair"

  • Thick (adjective)

    heavy and compact in form or stature;

    "a wrestler of compact build"

    "he was tall and heavyset"

    "stocky legs"

    "a thick middle-aged man"

    "a thickset young man"

  • Thick (adjective)

    (used informally) associated on close terms;

    "a close friend"

    "the bartender was chummy with the regular customers"

    "the two were thick as thieves for months"

  • Thick (adjective)

    used informally

  • Thick (adjective)

    abundantly covered or filled;

    "the top was thick with dust"

  • Thick (adverb)

    with a thick consistency;

    "the blood was flowing thick"

  • Thick (adverb)

    in quick succession;

    "misfortunes come fast and thick"

Princeton's WordNet

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