verb (used without object), slunk or (Archaic) slank; slunk; slink·ing.
verb (used with object), slunk or (Archaic) slank; slunk; slink·ing.
Words nearby slink
Origin of slink
OTHER WORDS FROM slinkslink·ing·ly, adverbout·slink, verb (used with object), out·slunk, out·slink·ing.un·slink·ing, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH slinksling slink
Examples from the Web for slinked
“Walking away” is the key phrase; she knew she had slinked away with something that almost evaded her, and it felt good.What’s a Key to Victory in Sochi? Coming So Close to Defeat.|Kevin Bleyer|February 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With no other option, Law tendered his resignation to Pope John Paul II and slinked off to Rome.
Then, from my left, a tall, beautiful girl, graceful as a gazelle in skintight jeans and high heels, slinked over to me.
Vultures flapped heavenward as they rode into the gate; lean, red-eyed curs snarled and slinked about the streets.The Hill of Venus|Nathan Gallizier
They slinked down the alley and seeing a light in the back room of a store, Fenn stopped and went up to peer in.In the Heart of a Fool|William Allen White
Hanging down his head, and looking very silly, he slinked off the stage.Round the Block|John Bell Bouton
Peg was coming back, and her pockets had been emptied, for the heavy skirt now slinked around her slender form.The Girl Scouts at Camp Comalong|Lillian Garis
Tis more than a year now since I slinked out of Baalbek, leaving you in the dark about me.The Book of Khalid|Ameen Rihani
British Dictionary definitions for slinked
verb slinks, slinking or slunk
- an animal, esp a calf, born prematurely
- (as modifier)slink veal