What does thickly mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thicklyadverb

    spoken with poor articulation as if with a thick tongue

    "after a few drinks he was beginning to speak thickly"

  2. densely, thicklyadverb

    in a concentrated manner

    "old houses are often so densely packed that perhaps three or four have to be demolished for every new one built"; "a thickly populated area"

  3. thickly, thickadverb

    with a thick consistency

    "the blood was flowing thick"

  4. thicklyadverb

    with thickness; in a thick manner

    "spread 1/4 lb softened margarine or cooking fat fairly thickly all over the surface"; "we were visiting a small, thickly walled and lovely town with straggling outskirt"

  5. thick, thicklyadverb

    in quick succession

    "misfortunes come fast and thick"


  1. thicklyadverb

    In a thick manner.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Thicklyadverb

    Deeply; to a great quantity.

    Etymology: from thick.

    Mending cracked receivers, having thickly overlaid them with diachylon, we could not perceive leaks. Boyle.


  1. thickly

    Thickly refers to the state or manner of being dense, heavy, or substantial in quantity, volume, intensity, or degree. It can also refer to the arrangement or grouping of something in a closely compact or concentrated way. It's often used to describe the application or layering of a substance. For example, a surface might be thickly coated with paint. It can also describe speech that is unclear or difficult to understand due to a strong accent or other factors.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thicklyadverb

    in a thick manner; deeply; closely

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thickly in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thickly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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    a hazy or indistinct representation
    A observe
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