how to pronounce thicken

/ˈθɪkən/

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The above transcription of thicken is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

thicken is pronounced in two syllables

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θɪkən

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An example use of thicken in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… bonus Parmesan also helps to thicken the …”

meanings of thicken

verb:

  1. To become thicker (in the sense of more viscous).
  2. To make thicker (in the sense of more viscous).
  3. To make more frequent.
  4. To strengthen; to confirm.
  5. To become thicker (in the sense of wider).
  6. To make thicker (in the sense of wider).

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