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KK Pronunciation

〔 dєns 〕


〔 dens 〕

Overview of adj dense

The adj dense has 4 senses

  • dense, heavy, impenetrable -- (permitting little if any light to pass through because of denseness of matter; "dense smoke"; "heavy fog"; "impenetrable gloom")

  • dense, thick -- (hard to pass through because of dense growth; "dense vegetation"; "thick woods")

  • dense -- (having high relative density or specific gravity; "dense as lead")

  • dense, dim, dull, dumb, obtuse, slow -- (slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity; "so dense he never understands anything I say to him"; "never met anyone quite so dim"; "although dull at classical learning, at mathematics he was uncommonly quick"- Thackeray; "dumb officials make some really dumb decisions"; "he was either normally stupid or being deliberately obtuse"; "worked with the slow students")