HyperDic: viscous

English > 2 senses of the word viscous:
ADJECTIVEallviscous, syrupyhaving a relatively high resistance to flow
allviscous, gluey, glutinous, gummy, mucilaginous, pasty, sticky, viscidhaving the sticky properties of an adhesive
viscous > pronunciation
Soundsvih'skahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > viscous: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningHaving a relatively high resistance to flow.
Synonymsyrupy
Broaderthickrelatively dense / dense in consistency
Spanishviscoso
Nounsviscosity, viscousnessresistance of a liquid / liquid to shear forces (and hence to flow)
English > viscous: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningHaving the sticky properties of an adhesive.
Synonymsgluey, glutinous, gummy, mucilaginous, pasty, sticky, viscid
Broaderadhesivetending to adhere
Spanishglutinoso, gomoso, mucilaginoso, pastoso, pegadizo, pegajoso, viscoso
Catalanapegalós, enganxós, glutinós, gomós, mucilaginós, pastós, vescós, viscós

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