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    liquid - Dictionary definition and meaning for word liquid

    Definition
    (noun) a substance that is liquid at room temperature and pressure Definition
    (noun) the state in which a substance exhibits a characteristic readiness to flow with little or no tendency to disperse and relatively high incompressibility Definition
    (noun) fluid matter having no fixed shape but a fixed volume Definition
    (noun) a frictionless continuant that is not a nasal consonant (especially `l' and `r') Definition
    (adj) existing as or having characteristics of a liquid; especially tending to flow
    Example Sentence
    • water and milk and blood are liquid substances
    Definition
    (adj) filled or brimming with tears
    Synonyms : swimming
    Example Sentence
    • swimming eyes
    • sorrow made the eyes of many grow liquid
    Definition
    (adj) clear and bright
    Synonyms : limpid
    Example Sentence
    • the liquid air of a spring morning
    • eyes shining with a liquid luster
    • limpid blue eyes
    Definition
    (adj) changed from a solid to a liquid state
    Synonyms : liquified , melted
    Example Sentence
    • rivers filled to overflowing by melted snow
    Definition
    (adj) smooth and flowing in quality; entirely free of harshness
    Example Sentence
    • the liquid song of a robin
    Definition
    (adj) smooth and unconstrained in movement
    Synonyms : fluent , fluid , smooth
    Example Sentence
    • a long, smooth stride
    • the fluid motion of a cat
    • the liquid grace of a ballerina
    Definition
    (adj) in cash or easily convertible to cash
    Synonyms : fluid
    Example Sentence
    • liquid (or fluid) assets
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