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ADJECTIVE (3)

1. made or having become thick;
- Example: "thickened bronchial arteries"

2. having calluses; having skin made tough and thick through wear;
- Example: "calloused skin"
- Example: "with a workman's callous hands"
[syn: calloused, callous, thickened]

3. made thick in consistency;
- Example: "flour-thickened gravy"
- Example: "dust-thickened saliva"


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Thicken \Thick"en\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Thickened; p. pr. & vb. n. Thickening.] To make thick (in any sense of the word). Specifically: [1913 Webster] (a) To render dense; to inspissate; as, to thicken paint. [1913 Webster] (b) To make close; to fill up interstices in; as, to thicken cloth; to thicken ranks of trees or men. [1913 Webster] (c) To strengthen; to confirm. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] And this may to thicken other proofs. --Shak. [1913 Webster] (d) To make more frequent; as, to thicken blows. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

thickened adj 1: made or having become thick; "thickened bronchial arteries" 2: having calluses; having skin made tough and thick through wear; "calloused skin"; "with a workman's callous hands" [syn: calloused, callous, thickened] 3: made thick in consistency; "flour-thickened gravy"; "dust- thickened saliva"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

57 Moby Thesaurus words for "thickened": adhesive, amylaceous, caked, cakey, clabbered, clammy, clotted, coagulated, congealed, curded, curdled, doughy, gaumy, gelatinized, gelatinous, glairy, gluelike, gluey, glutenous, glutinose, glutinous, gooey, grumous, gumbo, gumbolike, gumlike, gummous, gummy, heavy, incrassate, inspissate, inspissated, jelled, jellied, jellylike, lumpish, lumpy, mucilaginous, pasty, ropy, slabby, slimy, slithery, starchy, sticky, stodgy, stringy, syrupy, tacky, tenacious, thick, tough, tremelloid, tremellose, viscid, viscose, viscous