thick (1)

This page is about the slang term thick (1)


not very intelligent, a bit slow mentally

For example

  • Kenny's always a bit thick first thing in the morning. He says it takes his brain a couple of hours to warm up.

  • I don't think Penny's as thick as people think. She just needs to concentrate on what she's doing, and listen more carefully.

While this word isn't normally classified as offensive, you will certainly upset someone if you call them "thick". Use with care!

Quick Quiz

Our mate Johnny's a bit thick. When it comes to taking in information and processing it, he's

a. very quick

b. pretty slow

c. about average

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Contributor: Matt Errey