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thicken

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishthickenthick‧en /ˈθɪkən/ verb [intransitive, transitive]  THICK LIQUIDto become thick, or make something thick opp thin The fog was beginning to thicken. Thicken the soup by adding potatoes.thicken something with something a stew thickened with lentils and vegetables the plot thickens at plot1(3)→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
thickenAs soon as the mixture starts to boil add the cornstarch mixture and stir until the sauce is thickened.But the plot is about to thicken.The musk thickened as they approached the end of the hall.Stir in the quark to thicken the sauce.The women undressed and washed her, thickening the shadows with prayer.thicken something with somethingYou can thicken the soup slightly with flour.
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Verb table
thicken
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theythicken
he, she, itthickens
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theythickened
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave thickened
he, she, ithas thickened
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad thickened
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill thicken
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have thickened
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam thickening
he, she, itis thickening
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you, we, theyare thickening
Past
I, he, she, itwas thickening
you, we, theywere thickening
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been thickening
he, she, ithas been thickening
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been thickening
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be thickening
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been thickening
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