Definition of Viscosity:

  1. Internal friction of a fluid that retards its flow. In general, viscosity decreases as the fluids temperature increases.

  2. The state of being thick, sticky, and semifluid in consistency, due to internal friction.

Synonyms of Viscosity

Thickness, Density, Firmness, Solidity, Viscosity, Cohesion, Heaviness, Degree of thickness, Degree of density, Adhesiveness, Bullheadedness, Clabbering, Clamminess, Closeness, Clotting, Coagulation, Cohesiveness, Colloidality, Compactness, Congestedness, Congestion, Consistence, Consistency, Crowdedness, Curdling, Denseness, Density, Doughiness, Firmness, Gelatinity, Gelatinousness, Gluelikeness, Gluiness, Glutinosity, Glutinousness, Gumlikeness, Gumminess, Hardness, Heaviness, Impenetrability, Impermeability, Imporosity, Incompressibility, Incrassation, Inspissation, Jammedness, Jellification, Jellylikeness, Lentor, Mucilaginousness, Obstinacy, Pastiness, Persistence, Persistency, Relative density, Retention, Ropiness, Slabbiness, Sliminess, Snugness, Solidity, Solidness, Specific gravity, Spissitude, Stick-to-itiveness, Stickiness, Stodginess, Stringiness, Stubbornness, Syrupiness, Tackiness, Tenaciousness, Tenacity, Thickening, Thickness, Tightness, Toughness, Treacliness, Viscidity, Viscousness

How to use Viscosity in a sentence?

  1. Cooling the fluid raises its viscosity.

Meaning of Viscosity & Viscosity Definition