Meaning of LIQUID in English


■ noun a substance that flows freely but is of constant volume, having a consistency like that of water or oil.

■ adjective

1》 having the consistency of a ~.

↘translucent; clear.

↘denoting a gas that has been liquefied.

2》 (of a sound) clear and harmonious.

3》 not fixed or stable.

4》 (of assets) held in or easily converted into cash.


~ly adverb

~ness noun


ME: from L. ~us , from liquere 'be ~'.

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