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thick·en

thicken

 
 
pronunciation:
thI kn
part of speech: verb
inflections: thickens, thickening, thickened
definition: to make or become thick or thicker.
We thickened the soup by adding cream and flour.
synonyms:
clot
antonyms:
thin
similar words:
condense, curd, deepen, set
derivation: thickener (n.)