Definition Of solid

noun

a substance or object that is solid rather than liquid or fluid.

I was reminded of high school physics where we learned that solids conduct sound better than both liquids and gases.

dependable; reliable.

the defense is solid

firm and stable in shape; not liquid or fluid.

the stream was frozen solid

not hollow or containing spaces or gaps.

a sculpture made out of solid rock

Example Of solid

  • A liquid crystal is a substance that apparently falls between the solid and liquid states.

  • Again, solid lines are for mutators and dashed lines for nonmutators.

  • All three mainline parties can count on solid bedrock support of some minimum percentage of the electorate.

  • And now you're in solid with her because you've got a car.

  • At 39, he is six foot plus of solid framework, with a short, brush-spiked crew-cut and a welcoming smile.


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