noun. ['ˈθɪknəs'] the dimension through an object as opposed to its length or width.
Words that Rhyme with Thickness
Example sentences of the word thickness
1. Noun, singular or mass
The length of nail you use will depend on the thickness of the siding.
The first number indicates thickness, therefore, the larger the first number is, the thicker the wick.
Quotes containing the word thickness
1. In a series of events, all of which had been a bit thick, this, in his opinion, achieved the maximum of thickness.
- P.G. Wodehouse
2. Bodies are real entities. Surfaces and lines are but fictitious entities. A surface without depth, a line without thickness, was never seen by any man; no; nor can any conception be seriously formed of its existence.
- Jeremy Bentham, The Panopticon Writings
noun. ['ˈθɪknəs'] resistance to flow.
noun. ['ˈθɪknəs'] indistinct articulation.
noun. ['ˈθɪknəs'] used of a line or mark.