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solid

sol·id

solid

 
pronunciation:
sa lihd
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having or pertaining to a three-dimensional form.
synonyms:
cubic, three-dimensional
similar words:
cubical, physical, spatial
definition 2: firm and substantial; not liquid or gaseous.
synonyms:
concrete, firm, hard, massive, solidified, substantial
antonyms:
insubstantial
similar words:
compact, dense, impenetrable, impermeable, material, palpable, tangible, thick, tough
definition 3: not hollow.
a solid iron bar
antonyms:
hollow
definition 4: made entirely of a single substance.
solid silver
synonyms:
pure, unalloyed
similar words:
entire, real, unadulterated, unmixed, whole
definition 5: without a break; continuous.
a solid row of trees
synonyms:
continuous, straight, unbroken, uninterrupted
similar words:
constant, endless, impermeable, steady, successive, unrelieved, unremitting
definition 6: sturdy, strong, or well-constructed.
a solid building
synonyms:
firm, stable, strong, sturdy, substantial
antonyms:
flimsy, shaky
similar words:
compact, durable, enduring, lasting, permanent, robust, rugged, safe, sound, staunch, steady, stout, tough
definition 7: sound or reliable.
solid investments
synonyms:
dependable, good, reliable, sound, trustworthy
antonyms:
circumstantial, rocky, shaky, unreliable, untenable
similar words:
conservative, constant, faithful, firm, safe, secure, stable, steadfast, steady, true
definition 8: steady and respectable.
a solid citizen
synonyms:
respectable, steady, trustworthy
similar words:
conservative, dependable, good, law-abiding, levelheaded, reliable, respected, serious, sober, stable, sturdy, substantial, weighty
definition 9: uniform, as in color.
a dress of solid blue
synonyms:
uniform
antonyms:
varicolored, variegated
similar words:
constant, deep, pure, unvarying
definition 10: closely united in agreement or effort.
solid opposition to the proposal
synonyms:
cohesive, unanimous, undivided, united
antonyms:
divided
similar words:
concentrated, consolidated, firm, harmonious, resolute, steady
definition 11: thorough and serious.
a solid piece of research
synonyms:
serious, sound, strong, thorough
antonyms:
insubstantial
similar words:
cogent, complete, good, meticulous, persuasive, substantial, substantive, valid, weighty
definition 12: forceful.
a solid blow on the head
synonyms:
firm, forceful, powerful, strong
antonyms:
light
similar words:
hard, heavy, mighty, severe, sound, vigorous
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a geometric figure or other object having three dimensions.
definition 2: any substance that is neither a liquid nor a gas.
derivations: solidly (adv.), solidness (n.)
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