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Words nearby slimmer
Definition for slimmer (2 of 2)
adjective, slim·mer, slim·mest.
verb (used with object), slimmed, slim·ming.
verb (used without object), slimmed, slim·ming.
- to lose weight, especially intentionally.
- (of a business) to reduce operating expenses; economize.
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The margin was slimmer than expected, but the Republican still lost in Virginia.Ken Cuccinelli Loses Narrowly to Terry McAuliffe for Virginia Governor|Ben Jacobs|November 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The reflection she sees is slimmer and more beautiful, thus her ego is equated to the potent drug.
Especially after all those wasted hours trying to look younger, slimmer, and better dressed just to get their rightful desserts.
Miss Fancy was a blonde, much younger than Eliza; also slimmer and more finickingly and luxuriously dressed and jewelled.Mr. Prohack|E. Arnold Bennett
In both species the cap is considerably longer than broad, but in angusticeps the cap is slimmer and more pointed.The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise|M. E. Hard
Turkey was a youth, slimmer of build and smaller of bone than his brother, but wiry and hard and catlike in quickness.The Land of Strong Men|Arthur M. Chisholm
The Red-Eye is a larger, slimmer bird, with a faint bluish crown, and a light line over the eye.
After him came a taller, slimmer man with eyes like gimlets and a skin wrinkled and tanned like Russian leather.The World Peril of 1910|George Griffith