Definition Of thicken


make or become thick or thicker.

thicken the sauce with flour

Example Of thicken

  • thicken the sauce with flour

  • Add slowly to the pot and allow the sauce to thicken .

  • Add the milk and Parmesan cheese and simmer for one to two minutes, stirring constantly, until the sauce thickens .

  • As the fog thickened , I heard voices from where James had disappeared.

  • As we go over another pass, the fog thickens and the temperature drops.

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