adjective, slen·der·er, slen·der·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM slenderslen·der·ly, adverbslen·der·ness, nounun·slen·der, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for slender
Bright flowers fringed the patio, and slender trees cast ragged patches of shade on the sidewalk.“We Don’t Even Know Who Is Dead or Alive”: Trapped Inside an Assisted Living Facility During the Pandemic|by Ava Kofman|November 30, 2020|ProPublica
At 73, Rhodes-Johnson wore her blond hair swept back, slender hoops in her ears.Her Stepfather Admitted to Sexually Abusing Her. That Wasn’t Enough to Keep Her Safe.|by Nadia Sussman|September 18, 2020|ProPublica
From a bite of cracker they are able to extract all of the nourishment that simply slides unabsorbed through the digestive tract of slender types.What the Meadow Teaches Us - Issue 90: Something Green|Andreas Weber|September 16, 2020|Nautilus
The slender body of the pen also feels lightweight and looks sophisticated, and the whole set can be stored easily, too.Add some verve to your life with these colorful pens|PopSci Commerce Team|September 11, 2020|Popular Science
Recent studies have begun to identify the cells in the olfactory epithelium, a slender sheet of tissue that lines part of the nasal cavity, that seem vulnerable to SARS-CoV-2 infection.The way the coronavirus messes with smell hints at how it affects the brain|Laura Sanders|June 12, 2020|Science News
They are always suspended over a precipice, dangling by a slender thread that shows every sign of snapping.
Both are slender, toned, and have the butts of Victoria Secret models.#ButtSchool - How Porn Stars Work Out: Pop Physique Promises the Perfect Derriere|Aurora Snow|August 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A fat red turret squatted at each corner of the building; six slender ones overlooked the parapets and gables.The GOP’s Last Identity Crisis Remade U.S. Politics|Michael Wolraich|July 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It had an unusual appearance created by its long, slender wings.Russia’s Missiles Stung the World Long Before MH17|Clive Irving|July 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Maps, frequently based on slender suppositions, were cued up.
Under the one-sixth they appear as slender, highly refractive fibers with double contour and, often, curled or split ends.
One would not have wanted her white neck a mite less full or her beautiful arms more slender.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
He saw a large building, in front of which were long, slender strips of shining steel.Squinty the Comical Pig|Richard Barnum
Rarely, sodium urate occurs in crystalline form—slender prisms, arranged in fan- or sheaf-like structures (Fig. 32).
The individual prisms are usually slender, with one beveled, wedge-like end, but are sometimes needle-like.