Übersetzung von “thick” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


adjectivethick /θɪk/
≠thin; having a greater distance than usual between sides or edges

a thick notebook
un carnet épais

a thick layer of mud
une épaisse couche de boue.

The sweater was thick and warm.
Le pull était épais et chaud.
≠thin; with many of sth growing in a small area

thick hair/fur
chevelure/fourrure épaisse

The forest was thick and dark.
La forêt était épaise et sombre.
difficult to see through
épais/épaisse , dense

Thick fog hung over the city.
Un brouillard épais planait au-dessus de la ville.

The air was thick with smoke.
L'air était enfumé.
≠thin; (of liquid) flowing slowly
épais/épaisse , consistant/-ante

thick syrup
du sirop épais

The glue was too thick to spread.
La colle était trop consistante pour s'étaler.
(of an accent) showing clearly that sb is from a particular place

a thick Scottish accent
un fort accent écossais
Brit informal stupid


nounthick [ θɪk ]
in the thick of sth
in the most difficult or busy part of sth
au beau milieu de

players in the thick of the games' action
des joueurs au beau milieu de la mêlée
through thick and thin
in all situations, both difficult and easy
contre vents et marées

We've been through thick and thin together.
Nous avons été ensemble contre vents et marées.

(Übersetzung von “thick” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


adjective /θik/

having a relatively large distance between opposite sides; not thin

a thick book
thick walls
thick glass.

having a certain distance between opposite sides

épais de; de (…) d’épaisseur
It’s two inches thick
a two-inch-thick pane of glass.

(of liquids, mixtures etc) containing solid matter; not flowing (easily) when poured

épais, consistant
thick soup.

made of many single units placed very close together; dense

a thick forest
thick hair.

difficult to see through

thick fog.

full of, covered with etc

plein (de), couvert (de)
The room was thick with dust
The air was thick with smoke.


Don’t be so thick!
thickly adverb

en une couche épaisse
thickness noun

thicken verb

to make or become thick or thicker

We’ll add some flour to thicken the soup
The fog thickened and we could no longer see the road.
thick-skinned adjective

not easily hurt by criticism or insults

peu sensible
You won’t upset her – she’s very thick-skinned.
thick and fast

frequently and in large numbers

The bullets/insults were flying thick and fast.
through thick and thin

whatever happens; in spite of all difficulties

contre vents et marées
They were friends through thick and thin.

(Übersetzung von “thick” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)