Synonyms for solid

Synonyms for (noun) solid

Synonyms: solid

Definition: a three-dimensional shape

Similar words: form, shape

Definition: the spatial arrangement of something as distinct from its substance

Usage: geometry is the mathematical science of shape


Synonyms: solid, solid state, solidness

Definition: the state in which a substance has no tendency to flow under moderate stress; resists forces (such as compression) that tend to deform it; and retains a definite size and shape

Similar words: state, state of matter

Definition: (chemistry) the three traditional states of matter are solids (fixed shape and volume) and liquids (fixed volume and shaped by the container) and gases (filling the container)

Usage: the solid state of water is called ice


Synonyms: solid

Definition: matter that is solid at room temperature and pressure

Similar words: matter

Definition: that which has mass and occupies space

Usage: physicists study both the nature of matter and the forces which govern it

Synonyms for (adjective) solid

Synonyms: solid

Definition: uninterrupted in space; having no gaps or breaks

Usage: a solid line across the page; solid sheets of water

Similar words: unbroken

Definition: marked by continuous or uninterrupted extension in space or time or sequence

Usage: cars in an unbroken procession; the unbroken quiet of the afternoon


Synonyms: solid

Definition: impenetrable for the eye

Usage: solid blackness

Similar words: opaque

Definition: not transmitting or reflecting light or radiant energy; impenetrable to sight

Usage: opaque windows of the jail; opaque to X-rays


Synonyms: solid

Definition: having three dimensions

Usage: a solid object

Similar words: three-dimensional, cubic

Definition: having three dimensions


Synonyms: whole, solid, unanimous

Definition: acting together as a single undiversified whole

Usage: a solid voting bloc

Similar words: undiversified

Definition: not diversified


Synonyms: solid

Definition: characterized by good substantial quality

Usage: solid comfort; a solid base hit

Similar words: good

Definition: having desirable or positive qualities especially those suitable for a thing specified

Usage: good news from the hospital; a good report card; when she was good she was very very good; a good knife is one good for cutting; this stump will make a good picnic table; a good check; a good joke; a good exterior paint; a good secretary; a good dress for the office


Synonyms: firm, solid

Definition: not soft or yielding to pressure

Usage: a firm mattress; the snow was firm underfoot; solid ground

Similar words: hard

Definition: resisting weight or pressure


Synonyms: solid

Definition: of one substance or character throughout

Usage: solid gold; carved out of solid rock

Similar words: homogeneous, homogenous

Definition: all of the same or similar kind or nature

Usage: a close-knit homogeneous group


Synonyms: solid, self-colored, self-coloured

Definition: of the same color throughout

Usage: solid color

Similar words: homogeneous, homogenous

Definition: all of the same or similar kind or nature

Usage: a close-knit homogeneous group


Synonyms: upstanding, solid

Definition: meriting respect or esteem

Usage: an upstanding member of the community

Similar words: respectable

Definition: characterized by socially or conventionally acceptable morals

Usage: a respectable woman


Synonyms: solid

Definition: of a substantial character and not frivolous or superficial

Usage: work of solid scholarship; based on solid facts

Similar words: serious

Definition: concerned with work or important matters rather than play or trivialities

Usage: a serious student of history; a serious attempt to learn to ski; gave me a serious look; a serious young man; are you serious or joking?; Don't be so serious!


Synonyms: solid

Definition: of definite shape and volume; firm; neither liquid nor gaseous

Usage: ice is water in the solid state

Similar words: solidified, coagulated

Definition: changed into a solid mass


Similar words: concrete

Definition: formed by the coalescence of particles


Similar words: congealed, jelled, jellied

Definition: congealed into jelly; solidified by cooling

Usage: in Georgia they serve congealed salads


Similar words: dry

Definition: used of solid substances in contrast with liquid ones

Usage: dry weight


Similar words: semisolid

Definition: partly solid; having a rigidity and viscosity intermediate between a solid and a liquid

Usage: a semisolid mixture


Similar words: solid-state

Definition: consisting of semiconductor materials and components and related devices


Similar words: solid-state

Definition: characteristic of or relating to the physical properties of solid materials especially electromagnetic or thermodynamic or structural properties of crystalline solids


Synonyms: solid

Definition: entirely of one substance with no holes inside

Usage: a solid block of wood

Similar words: massive

Definition: being the same substance throughout

Usage: massive silver


Synonyms: solid

Definition: financially sound

Usage: the bank is solid and will survive this attack

Similar words: sound

Definition: financially secure and safe

Usage: sound investments; a sound economy


Synonyms: solid, substantial, strong

Definition: of good quality and condition; solidly built

Usage: a solid foundation; several substantial timber buildings

Similar words: sound

Definition: in good condition; free from defect or damage or decay

Usage: a sound timber; the wall is sound; a sound foundation


Synonyms: satisfying, solid, square, hearty, substantial

Definition: providing abundant nourishment

Usage: a hearty meal; good solid food; ate a substantial breakfast; four square meals a day

Similar words: wholesome

Definition: conducive to or characteristic of physical or moral well-being

Usage: wholesome attitude; wholesome appearance; wholesome food