verb (used with object)
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OTHER WORDS FROM slipperslip·per·like, adjectiveun·slip·pered, adjective
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Definition for slipper (2 of 2)
adjective Older Use.
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Example sentences from the Web for slipper
First, we can wear shoes — especially when carrying or moving something — or slippers.‘A pandemic of broken toes’: How life at home has been painful for feet|Elizabeth Chang|January 12, 2021|Washington Post
Tasha Zemke, copy editor Every winter I treat myself to a new pair of slippers.
Their versatile build “sits at the intersection between a runner, a travel slipper, a water shoe, and a low-cut hiking boot,” he wrote.
Ariella Gintzler, associate editorI’ve been looking for some quality slippers since March, and I’m happy to say I’ve finally found them.
The leather slippers are intended for all-day wear, year-round.
“The prince is not going to come along with a glass slipper,” Thomas says.Marlo Thomas Says Girls Should Feel Free to Be Like Hannah Horvath|Emily Shire|April 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Displayed in a main hall lined with transparent cases, each is like a glass slipper menagerie.Shoes Fit For A Museum: Roger Vivier’s Virigule Show Opens at Palais De Tokyo|Sarah Moroz|October 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Three types of footwear -- including a brogue, a plimsoll, and an evening slipper -- established the basis for Katrantzou's theme.
As if Cinderella showed up at the ball with a little pumpkin schmutz on her glass slipper to wreck the fantasy.French President Francois Hollande’s Inability to Tie a Necktie Earns France’s Scorn|Tracy McNicoll|November 10, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Snooki, meanwhile, has added a new line of platform flip-flops to her slipper line.
Her foot, thrust into a heel-less Tunisian slipper of blue velvet embroidered with seed pearls, beat the floor impatiently.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume III (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Wilder flung a slipper across the room that missed Tootles head and clattered among the paint-brushes.
She went to the trunk and shut it with a bang, placing a red-heeled slipper on it, with a neat flash of blue-silk ankle above.
We all laughed, but I took the slipper and beat him with it, while Peter appeared on the verge of tears.
Peter resentfully deposited the pup on the porch, and took my slipper back upstairs.