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English definition of “thin”
DISTANCEA2Something that is thin is smaller than usual between itsoppositesides: a thin slice of hamThe walls are very thin.Measurements of length and distanceSmallExtremely smallThin and fineNarrow and thin
PERSONA2A thin person or animal has very little fat on theirbody.Thin or slender (of people)Not fit and healthyNarrow and thinSmallExtremely smallThin and fine
Highly delighted, bitterly disappointed, ridiculously cheap: adverbs for emphasis.
by Liz Walter,
October 22, 2014
We often make adjectives stronger by putting an adverb in front of them. The most common ones are very and, for a stronger meaning, extremely: He was very pleased. The ship is extremely large. However, we don’t use very or extremely for adjectives that already have a strong meaning, for example fantastic,