wafer-thin

[wey-fer-thin]

adjective

very thin: a wafer-thin slice.

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Contemporary Examples of wafer-thin

  • His acknowledgement that his true mission is to reach that wafer-thin sliver of voters still sitting on the political fence.

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    Undecided Voters Are a Menace

    Michelle Cottle

    September 23, 2012

Historical Examples of wafer-thin

  • The shell of the wall, exposed where the door frame had torn away, was wafer-thin.

    It Could Be Anything

    John Keith Laumer