Definition of thickening

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • thickening is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 20
  • thickening is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 20
  • thickening is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 23

Definition of thickening


  • the act of thickening (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. inspissation
  • any material used to thicken (noun)

    Examples

    1. starch is used in cooking as a thickening

    Synonyms

    1. thickener
  • any thickened enlargement (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. knob
    2. node
  • accumulating and becoming more intense (adjective)

    Examples

    1. the thickening dusk

    Synonyms

    1. deepening
  • becoming more intricate or complex (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a thickening plot

See definition of thickening in Merriam Webster

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