- measures of traffic density
- the density of the cake
- felt that the candidate's density on the subject of equality was alarming
- the density of her prose
- a population density of 500 per square mile
- a housing density of 10 houses per acre
We were surprised by the fog's density.
the density of her writing style
These instruments are used for measuring the density of the atmosphere.
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brainlessness, denseness, dim-wittedness, doltishness, dopiness, dullness (also dulness), dumbness, fatuity, foolishness, mindlessness, oafishness, obtuseness, senselessness, simpleness, slowness, stupidity, stupidness, thickness, vacuity, witlessness;
absurdity, asininity, balminess, craziness, daftness, dottiness, fatuousness, folly, idiocy, inaneness, inanity, insanity, lunacy, madness, nonsensicalness, nuttiness, preposterousness, silliness, wackiness, zaniness;
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to lower or disgrace the reputation of
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