Associations to the word «Thinly»

Wiktionary

THINLY, adverb. In a thin, loose, or scattered manner; scantily; not thickly.

Dictionary definition

THINLY, adverb. Without force or sincere effort; "smiled thinly".
THINLY, adverb. Without viscosity; "the blood was flowing thin".
THINLY, adverb. In a small quantity or extent; "spread the margarine thinly over the meat"; "apply paint lightly".
THINLY, adverb. In a widely distributed manner; "thinly overgrown mountainside".

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley