British informal Unfair or unreasonable: I thought this was a bit thick and tried to defend myself
More example sentences
- I have no idea what the total is for the country as a whole, but again, it's a bit thick to be biting the hand that feeds you.
- While I have every sympathy with the injured man, it is a bit thick that the Minister for Justice should suggest in this House that every street demonstration is carried out by ‘irresponsible and criminal elements,’ his own words.
- He sometimes thought it was a bit thick that the soldiers gobbled up everyone's provisions and his mamma was so poor she had to disguise herself as an old, old lady and sell lilacs at the railway station.
unreasonable, unfair, unjust, unjustified, uncalled for, unwarranted, unnecessary, excessive
informal below the belt, a bit much, off
British informal out of order
Australian/New Zealand informal over the fence
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