(noun, adjective)


1. existing as or having characteristics of a liquid; especially tending to flow

- water and milk and blood are liquid substances

Similar word(s): fluid, runny, liquefiable, liquifiable, liquefied, liquified, semiliquid, watery

2. filled or brimming with tears

- sorrow made the eyes of many grow liquid

Similar word(s): tearful, swimming

3. clear and bright

- the liquid air of a spring morning

- eyes shining with a liquid luster

Similar word(s): clear, limpid

4. changed from a solid to a liquid state

Similar word(s): unfrozen, dissolved, fusible, liquefied, liquified, molten, thawed, liquified, melted

5. smooth and flowing in quality; entirely free of harshness

- the liquid song of a robin

Similar word(s): musical

6. smooth and unconstrained in movement

- the liquid grace of a ballerina

Similar word(s): graceful, fluent, fluid, smooth

7. in cash or easily convertible to cash

- liquid (or fluid) assets

Similar word(s): disposable, fluid

Sentences with liquid as an adjective:

- liquid nitrogen

- a liquid melody

- L and R are liquid letters.

- the liquid air


1. a substance that is liquid at room temperature and pressure

Definition categories: substance, fluid

2. the state in which a substance exhibits a characteristic readiness to flow with little or no tendency to disperse and relatively high incompressibility

Similar word(s): liquidity, liquidness

Definition categories: state

3. fluid matter having no fixed shape but a fixed volume

Definition categories: substance, fluid

4. a frictionless continuant that is not a nasal consonant (especially `l' and `r')

Definition categories: communication, consonant

Sentences with liquid as a noun:

- A liquid can freeze to become a solid or evaporate into a gas.