Synonyms for Dense:


all (adjective)
impenetrable, thick, heavy.
compressed, thick (adjective)
jammed, crowded, compact, close, packed, impenetrable, substantial, heavy, solid.
dense (adjective)
thick, compact, cohesive, solid.
dull (adjective)
obtuse, drowsy, thick-witted, ponderous, soporific, boorish, comatose, stupefied, bovine, doltish, blunt, lethargic, benumbed, apathetic, loutish, sleepy, cloddish, besotted, dim, dull, slow, sluggish.
green (adjective)
heavy (adjective)
ponderous, gravitational, massive, oppressive, pressing, heavy, leaden, weighty.
rocklike (adjective)
slow, stupid (adjective)
lethargic, dull, doltish, boorish, obtuse, ignorant, thick, dumb, sluggish.
solid (adjective)
solid, concrete, physical, set, stable, firm, hard, substantial.
tight (adjective)
firm, rigid, stiff, taut, tense, secure, snug, tight.
unaware (adjective)


close, aquatic, barren, bushy, algal, bare, aromatic, androgynous, creeping, crowded, arboreal, biennial, packed, tighten. rank, confused, elaborate, lush, luxuriant, confusing, contorted, profuse. simple-minded, silly, ability, dimwitted, hebetudinous, dopey, idiotic. full, cramped, bulging, jammed, teeming, busy, congested. nett, counterweight, light, lightweight, load, dead weight, density, net. close together (noun)
packed, congested, compact, close, solid, jammed, tight, impenetrable, thick.
dense (noun)
dumb, compact, dull, obtuse, heavy, thick, concentrated, slow, dim, impenetrable.
slow-witted (noun)

Other synonyms:

dimwitted, airflow, congested, rank, teeming, airless, bulging, Breathable. hebetudinous, atmosphere, density, dopey, jammed, busy, counterweight, profuse. crowded, dead weight, airborne. packed, lightweight. current, blast. full, air. load. net. compact

Usage examples for dense

  1. He was silent and discouraged, while the shade grew still more dense and complete darkness covered him. – En Route by J.-K. (Joris-Karl) Huysmans
  2. However, as only a few at a time could force their way into the dense tangle, the Delawares drove them back with a deadly volley of arrows. – Spotted Deer by Elmer Gregor