غليظ

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root غ ل ظ(ḡ-l-ẓ); compare غَلُظَ(ḡaluẓa, to be thick, to be rough, to be rude, etc.).

Adjective[edit]

غَلِيظ (ḡalīẓ) (feminine غَلِيظَة(ḡalīẓa), common plural غِلَاظ(ḡilāẓ), elative أَغْلَظ(ʾaḡlaẓ))

  1. thick
  2. burly, gross (person, body)
  3. viscous
  4. stringy, tough (food)
  5. coarse, crude
  6. rough
  7. harsh
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 31:24:
      نُمَتِّعُهُمْ قَلِيلًا ثُمَّ نَضْطَرُّهُمْ إِلَىٰ عَذَابٍ غَلِيظٍ‎‎
      numattiʿuhum qalīlan ṯumma naḍṭarruhum ʾilā ʿaḏābin ḡalīẓin
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  8. inviolable, sacred (oath, alliance)
  9. obtuse
  10. dull of intellect
  11. miserly, niggardly
  12. opaque

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