AskDefine | Define slim

Dictionary Definition

slim adj
1 being of delicate or slender build; "she was slender as a willow shoot is slender"- Frank Norris; "a slim girl with straight blonde hair"; "watched her slight figure cross the street" [syn: slender, slight]
2 small in quantity; "slender wages"; "a slim chance of winning"; "a small surplus" [syn: slender] v : take off weight [syn: reduce, melt off, lose weight, slenderize, thin, slim down] [ant: gain] [also: slimmest, slimmer]

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English

Pronunciation

Adjective

slim
  1. Slender; thin in an attractive way.

Synonyms

Translations

slender

Noun

slim

Verb

  1. To lose weight in order to achieve slimness

Translations

Danish

Noun

slim

Dutch

Pronunciation

Adjective

slim (alternative form: slimme, comparative: slimmer, superlative: slimst)

See also

  • German: schlim (false friend)

Extensive Definition

Slim may refer to:
Slim may also refer to:
  • AIDS, often called "slim", especially in Africa, because of the wasting it produces in untreated victims.
SLIM may refer to:
slim in German: Slim
slim in Spanish: Slim (desambiguación)
slim in French: Slim
slim in Dutch: Slim

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