a bit thick

a bit thick
too much, exaggerated, intolerable

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • a bit thick — (Brit. informal) UNREASONABLE, unfair, unjust, unjustified, uncalled for, unwarranted, unnecessary, excessive; informal below the belt, a bit much; Brit. informal out of order. → thick * * * a bit thick (informal) …   Useful english dictionary

  • a bit thick — ► a bit thick Brit. informal unfair or unreasonable. Main Entry: ↑thick …   English terms dictionary

  • a bit thick Brit. — a bit thick Brit. informal unfair or unreasonable. → thick …   English new terms dictionary

  • thick — ► ADJECTIVE 1) with opposite sides or surfaces relatively far apart. 2) (of a garment or fabric) made of heavy material. 3) made up of a large number of things or people close together: thick forest. 4) (thick with) densely filled or covered with …   English terms dictionary

  • thick — thick1 W2S2 [θık] adj comparative thicker superlative thickest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(not thin)¦ 2¦(measurement)¦ 3¦(trees/bushes etc)¦ 4¦(smoke/cloud etc)¦ 5¦(liquid)¦ 6¦(hair/fur)¦ 7¦(stupid)¦ 8¦(vo …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • thick — 1 /TIk/ adjective 1 THINGS a) measuring a particular amount, especially more than usual, between two surfaces or sides: a thick oak door | Wrap your baby in a thick towel or blanket. | 3 feet/1cm/two inches etc thick: In some places, the walls… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • thick — /θɪk / (say thik) adjective 1. having relatively great extent from one surface or side to its opposite; not thin: a thick slice. 2. measuring as specified between opposite surfaces, or in depth, or in a direction perpendicular to that of the… …   Australian-English dictionary

  • thick — Synonyms and related words: Boeotian, a bit thick, a bit thin, absurd, abundant, accented, adhesive, alive, alive with, alveolar, ample, amylaceous, apical, apico alveolar, apico dental, articulated, asinine, assimilated, back, barytone, beamy,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • thick — I UK [θɪk] / US adjective Word forms thick : adjective thick comparative thicker superlative thickest *** 1) a) a thick object or material has a long distance between two opposite sides, edges, or surfaces She was wearing a thick woollen sweater …   English dictionary

  • thick — 01. As we flew into L.A., we saw a [thick] layer of smog over the city. 02. Slowly heat the sauce to [thicken] it. 03. The walls of our room aren t [thick] enough to keep out the noise from the next room. 04. The man had very broad shoulders and… …   Grammatical examples in English

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