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Definition of thick as thieves

thick as thieves

adjective

  • to be very close friends.
    Those two have known each other since third grade. Thick as thieves they are.

    Last edited on May 17 2011. Submitted by Ryan N. from Houston, TX, USA on Jan 09 2003.

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Other terms relating to 'friend, friends':

Definitions include: a female friend.
Definitions include: a good friend; "home boy".
Definitions include: a close friend.
Definitions include: An acronym has been invented for the term, but long after the term entered use: "Beautiful Intellectuals That Cause Hard-ons."
Definitions include: a girl that a guy thinks very highly of and cares about.
Definitions include: friends only for the purpose of having intercourse.
Definitions include: A good friend, a sweet person.
Definitions include: cocaine.
Definitions include: colloquial pronunciation of "man".
Definitions include: acronym for "friends with benefits".
Definitions include: alternate spelling of dog.
Definitions include: close companions whose friendship may contain romantic or sexual interest without an official commitment.
Definitions include: a friend who puts in a good word with any prospective "significant other" of the opposite sex.
Definitions include: best friend.
Definitions include: a clique of people.

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Other terms relating to 'as':

Definitions include: acronym for "as far as I can see".
Definitions include: acronym for "as far as I can tell".
Definitions include: acronym of "as far as I know."
Definitions include: acronym for "as far as I understand".
Definitions include: acronym for "as far as I understand it".
Definitions include: acronym of "Also Known As."
Definitions include: acronym for "as soon as humanly possible".
Definitions include: very; really; extremely.
Definitions include: to a great extent.
Definitions include: The term "mug" is used for comparison.
Definitions include: acronym for "as soon as possible".
Definitions include: very.
Definitions include: very; really; extremely.
Definitions include: an intensifier.
Definitions include: happy and content.

Other terms relating to 'thick':

Definitions include: family relations are more important than other relationships.
Definitions include: to exaggerate.
Definitions include: in speech or writing, to be overly effusive.
Definitions include: having a nice body.
Definitions include: very unintelligent.
Definitions include: very unintelligent.
Definitions include: obstinate
Definitions include: metaphorically, a person with "thick skin" is able to handle criticism.

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