verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Origin of slither
OTHER WORDS FROM slitherslith·er·y, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for slither
The black mamba snake slithering towards Lakshmi is highly venomous.‘Gods of Suburbia’: Dina Goldstein’s Arresting Photo Series on Religion vs. Consumerism|Dina Goldstein|November 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was slithering downward, bored, lonely, erratic, sending out thousands of text messages.Derek Boogaard: The Player Hockey Hooked by Feeding Him Painkillers|Buzz Bissinger|June 7, 2012|DAILY BEAST
There are an estimated 30,000 of them, slithering through Miami and surrounding counties.
Lately, the pythons are slithering out of border wildlife areas, and into farmland.
Somewhere slithering around is the idea that they must get this black man out of their historically white House.
I thought I was in the wood; James Mottram lay before me, done to death by that puffing devil we saw slithering by so fast.Studies in love and in terror|Marie Belloc Lowndes
The rolling truck door was open a crack and I dove for it, slithering out under it.Little Brother|Cory Doctorow
Comes a carriage with two fat bay horses slithering, almost swimming up the corkscrew high-street.Sea and Sardinia|D. H. Lawrence
Davidge hit the deck like a ball-player sliding for a base, and he went slithering to the edge.The Cup of Fury|Rupert Hughes
Every head was turned towards him, the glass-bright eyes fixed on his, and the tongues slithering with eagerness.The Woodlands Orchids|Frederick Boyle