Definition of solid:

part of speech: noun


part of speech: noun

A substance having the parts firmly adhering together: a firm, compact body, opposed to fluid.

part of speech: noun

A body capable of resisting pressure; a substance not fluid; a body having length, breadth, and thickness.

part of speech: adverb


part of speech: adjective

Capable of withstanding pressure; opposite to fluia; compact; cubic; as, solid contents; not hollow; weighty; as, a solid argument; colloquially, continuous; as, a solid hour; firm; as, a solid foundation.

part of speech: adjective

Firm; compact; not hollow; substantial.

part of speech: noun

A firm substance; solid body.

part of speech: adjective

Having the parts firmly adhering: hard: compact: full of matter: not hollow: strong: having length, breadth, and thickness ( opp. to a mere surface): cubic: substantial: weighty.

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