Definition of unliquid in US English:

unliquid

adjective

  • 1Of a substance: not in a liquid state; not having the consistency of a liquid. Compare "liquid". Also figurative rare after 17th cent.

  • 2Of an asset, investment, etc.: not held in cash; not readily convertible into cash; illiquid.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Andrew Borde (c1490–1549), physician and author. From un- + liquid.

Pronunciation

unliquid

/(ˌ)ʌnˈlɪkwɪd/