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thin

adjective /θin/ ( comparative thinner, superlative thinnest)
having a short distance between opposite sides
fino
thin paper The walls of these houses are too thin.
(of people or animals) not fat
delgado
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 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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