Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (v) thin (lose thickness; become thin or thinner)
- S: (v) thin (make thin or thinner) "Thin the solution"
- direct troponym / full troponym
- direct hypernym / inherited hypernym / sister term
- S: (v) reduce, cut down, cut back, trim, trim down, trim back, cut, bring down (cut down on; make a reduction in) "reduce your daily fat intake"; "The employer wants to cut back health benefits"
- S: (v) decrease, lessen, minify (make smaller) "He decreased his staff"
- S: (v) change, alter, modify (cause to change; make different; cause a transformation) "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
- derivationally related form
- sentence frame
- S: (v) dilute, thin, thin out, reduce, cut (lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture) "cut bourbon"
- S: (v) reduce, melt off, slim, slenderize, thin, slim down (take off weight)
- S: (adj) thin (of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section) "thin wire"; "a thin chiffon blouse"; "a thin book"; "a thin layer of paint"
- S: (adj) thin, lean (lacking excess flesh) "you can't be too rich or too thin"; "Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look"-Shakespeare
- S: (adj) slender, thin (very narrow) "a thin line across the page"
- S: (adj) sparse, thin (not dense) "a thin beard"; "trees were sparse"
- S: (adj) thin (relatively thin in consistency or low in density; not viscous) "air is thin at high altitudes"; "a thin soup"; "skimmed milk is much thinner than whole milk"; "thin oil"
- S: (adj) thin ((of sound) lacking resonance or volume) "a thin feeble cry"
- S: (adj) thin (lacking spirit or sincere effort) "a thin smile"
- S: (adj) flimsy, fragile, slight, tenuous, thin (lacking substance or significance) "slight evidence"; "a tenuous argument"; "a thin plot"; "a fragile claim to fame"
- S: (adv) thinly, thin (without viscosity) "the blood was flowing thin"