noun. ['ˈθɪnɝ'] a diluting agent.
- general agent
Words that Rhyme with Thinner
How do you pronounce thinner?
Pronounce thinner as ˈθɪnər.
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Example sentences of the word thinner
1. Noun, singular or mass
Dip the edge of a clean cloth into a solvent such as paint thinner or nail polish remover.
2. Adjective, comparative
The sauce of your stir-fry will be thinner than average, and you will need less of it.
Fortunately, ink mistakes are much easier to remove from card stock than from thinner paper.
Quotes containing the word thinner
1. What is it with science these days? Everyone is so quick to believe in it, in all these new scientific discoveries, new pills for this, new pills for that. Get thinner, grow hair, yada, yada, yada, but when it requires a little faith in something you all go crazy.' He shook his head, 'If miracles had chemical equations then everyone would believe.
- Cecelia Ahern, The Gift
2. In the high country of the mind one has to become adjusted to the thinner air of uncertainty...
- Robert M. Pirsig
3. Success is suffocating. The air is thinner at the top.
- Jarod Kintz, 99 Cents For Some Nonsense