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Spanish translation of “thin”


adjective /θin/ (comparative thinner, superlative thinnest)
having a short distance between opposite sides
thin paper The walls of these houses are too thin.
(of people or animals ) not fat
She looks thin since her illness .
(of liquids , mixtures etc) not containing any solid matter ; rather lacking in taste ; ( tasting as if) containing a lot of water or too much water
aguado , poco espeso , claro
thin soup .
not set closely together; not dense or crowded
ralo , fino , escaso
His hair is getting rather thin.
not convincing or believable
poco convincente
a thin excuse .
thinly adverb
de modo disperso ; aguadamente; con poco espesor
thinly disguised contempt .
thinness noun
delgadez , finura
thin air noun nowhere
sin dejar huella , (disappear/vanish into thin air: esfumarse )
He disappeared into thin air .
thin-skinned adjective sensitive ; easily hurt or upset
sensible ; susceptible
Be careful what you say – she’s very thin-skinned.
thin out phrasal verb to make or become less dense or crowded
escasear , reducirse , disminuir ; clarear , empezar a ser menos denso / poblado /tupido
The trees thinned out near the river .
(Definition of thin from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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