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She recalls Slater saying: “I would never have guessed in a million years.”Will Jordan Davis Become the First Transgender Miss England?|Tim Teeman|February 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Slater, the stoner-among-stoners played by Rory Cochrane, wore a long-hair wig in the film.‘Dazed and Confused’ 20th Anniversary: 20 Craziest Facts About the Cult Classic|Marlow Stern|September 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Instead of cruise missiles, Slater thinks the U.S. should send in special forces to advice and fight alongside Syrian rebels.Should We Strike Syria? The Six Best Opinion Columns|Josh Dzieza|August 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A vocal contingent of surf writers consider Slater the greatest athlete of all time.
His 19.8 secured Slater the contest victory, his 53rd over his career.
Just as the foremost bulls were charging in among the trees, Sam rode out into an open place on the bank of Slater's Branch.The Red Mustang|William O. Stoddard
Slater couldn't see the occupants of the car, but he guessed who Blake was staring at.One-Way Ticket to Nowhere|Leroy Yerxa
Slater introduced the Arkwright system of carding and spinning cotton into America in 1790.The Scholfield Wool-Carding Machines|Grace L. Rogers
Mrs. Slater led Ardelia upstairs into a little hot room, and told her to get into bed quick, for the lamp drew the mosquitoes.
Mrs. Slater, her slender, beringed fingers moving daintily among the cups, made the tea.The Adopting of Rosa Marie|Carroll Watson Rankin
British Dictionary definitions for slater
Word Origin and History for slater
"one who makes or lays slates," c.1400 (mid-13c. as a surname), agent noun from slate.