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liquid

 
Adjective liquid has 8 senses
  1. liquid - existing as or having characteristics of a liquid; especially tending to flow; "water and milk and blood are liquid substances"
    Antonyms:
    gaseous, aeriform, airlike, aerosolized, aerosolised, evaporated, foamy, frothy, gasified, vaporized, vaporised, volatilized, volatilised, gassy, vaporific, vaporish, vapourish, vaporous, solid, coagulated, solidified, concrete, congealed, jelled, jellied, dry, semisolid, solid-state
  2. liquid, swimming, watery - filled or brimming with tears; "swimming eyes"; "watery eyes"; "sorrow made the eyes of many grow liquid"
    Antonyms: tearless, dry-eyed (indirect, via tearful)
  3. liquid, limpid - clear and bright; "the liquid air of a spring morning"; "eyes shining with a liquid luster"; "limpid blue eyes"
    Antonym: opaque (indirect, via clear)
  4. melted, liquid, liquified - changed from a solid to a liquid state; "rivers filled to overflowing by melted snow"
  5. liquid - smooth and flowing in quality; entirely free of harshness; "the liquid song of a robin"
    Antonyms:
    unmusical, nonmusical, dissonant (indirect, via musical)
  6. liquid - yielding; lacking any hint of hardness; "the liquid stillness of the night enveloping him"; "the liquid brown eyes of a spaniel"
    Antonym:
    hard (indirect, via soft)
  7. flowing, fluent, fluid, liquid, smooth - smooth and unconstrained in movement; "a long, smooth stride"; "the fluid motion of a cat"; "the liquid grace of a ballerina"; "liquid prose"
    Antonym: awkward (indirect, via graceful)
  8. fluid, liquid - in cash or easily convertible to cash; "liquid (or fluid) assets"
    Antonym: nondisposable (indirect, via disposable)
Noun liquid has 4 senses
  1. liquid - a substance that is liquid at room temperature and pressure
    --1 is a kind of
    fluid
    --1 has particulars:
     beverage, drink, drinkable, potable; supernatant; alcohol; ammonia water, ammonia, ammonium hydroxide; antifreeze; distillate, distillation; pyroligneous acid, wood vinegar; medium; ink; liquor; sheep dip; snake oil
  2. liquid, liquidness, liquidity - the state in which a substance exhibits a characteristic readiness to flow with little or no tendency to disperse and relatively high incompressibility
    --2 is a kind of state of matter, state
    Derived forms: verb liquify1, verb liquify2
  3. liquid - a substance in the fluid state of matter having no fixed shape but a fixed volume
    --3 is a kind of
    fluid
    --3 has particulars:
     artificial blood; elixir; water, H2O; extravasation; instillation; liquid crystal; spill; tuberculin
    Derived forms: verb liquify1, verb liquify2
  4. liquid - a frictionless non-nasal continuant (especially `l' and `r')
    --4 is a kind of
    continuant consonant, continuant
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