Definition Of thinner
(of a sound) faint and high-pitched.
a thin, reedy little voice
a volatile solvent used to make paint or other mixtures less viscous.
Pesticide products in pressurized cylinders, oil, antifreeze, tires, paints, varnishes, thinners , cleaners and solvents will not be accepted.
having few parts or members relative to the area covered or filled; sparse.
a depressingly thin crowd
having opposite surfaces or sides close together; of little thickness or depth.
thin slices of bread
Example Of thinner
A building firm must pay £9,000 over an incident in which children playing with a can of paint thinners were burned when the can exploded.
At the time of the blaze, in April this year, the site held around 400,000 litres of chemicals, primarily those used in such substances as paint thinners .
He agreed with the prosecution case that the apartment had been doused in petrol and paint thinner .
He said the children had found some matches in a skip on the site and this led to the explosion of the paint thinner .
He then attacks it through mechanical means, using paint thinners or sandpaper to get at the layers of color inherent in the chromogenic paper's emulsion.