Meaning of semi-liquid in English:


Pronunciation /ˌsɛmɪˈlɪkwɪd/


  • Having a thick consistency between solid and liquid.

    ‘When swimmers are training twice per day, they should consume 300 to 500 calories of liquid or semi-liquid carbohydrate substance before morning training.’
    • ‘Another drying method for liquids or semi-liquids, including milk, eggs, and instant coffee, is spray drying.’
    • ‘The main reason slush drinks stay semi-liquid is their high sugar content.’
    • ‘And since this material is a liquid, or a semi-liquid, it will flow into any irregular spaces, and then that layer is sealed against the external environment with a standard material.’
    • ‘It needs only power and a constant feed of semi-liquid construction material.’


  • A semi-liquid substance.

    mash, mush, puree, cream, pressé, pap, slop, paste, slush, mulch, swill, slurry, semi-liquid, semi-fluid, mess