AskDefine | Define solidity

Dictionary Definition



1 the consistency of a solid [syn: solidness] [ant: porosity]
2 state of having the interior filled with matter [ant: hollowness]

User Contributed Dictionary



  1. The state or quality of being solid.
  2. Moral firmness; validity; truth; certainty.
  3. The solid contents of a body; volume; amount of inclosed space.


the state or quality of being solid

Extensive Definition

Solid most commonly refers to a phase (or state) of matter.
Solid may also refer to:
solidity in French: Solide

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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