Slender - Crossword Clue

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LEAN
REEDY
SLIGHT
SLIM
SVELTE
THIN
TRIM
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LEAN
  1. to incline or bend from a vertical position; "She leaned over the banister"
  2. lacking excess flesh; "you can't be too rich or too thin"; "Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look"-Shakespeare
  3. cause to lean to the side; "Erosion listed the old tree"
  4. not profitable or prosperous; "a lean year"
  5. have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined; "She tends to be nervous before her lectures"; "These dresses run small"; "He inclined to corpulence"
  6. lacking in mineral content or combustible material; "lean ore"; "lean fuel"
  7. containing little excess; "a lean budget"; "a skimpy allowance"
  8. rely on for support; "We can lean on this man"
  9. the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical; "the tower had a pronounced tilt"; "the ship developed a list to starboard"; "he walked with a heavy inclination to the right"
  10. cause to lean or incline; "He leaned his rifle against the wal
REEDY
  1. resembling a reed in being upright and slender
  2. having a tone of a reed instrument
SLIGHT
  1. being of delicate or slender build; "she was slender as a willow shoot is slender"- Frank Norris; "a slim girl with straight blonde hair"; "watched her slight figure cross the street"
  2. (quantifier used with mass nouns) small in quantity or degree; not much or almost none or (with `a') at least some; "little rain fell in May"; "gave it little thought"; "little time is left"; "we still have little money"; "a little hope remained"; "there's slight chance that it will work"; "there's a slight chance it will work"
  3. lacking substance or significance;
  4. pay no attention to, disrespect; "She cold-shouldered her ex-fiance"
  5. a deliberate discourteous act (usually as an expression of anger or disapproval)
SLIM
  1. small in quantity; "slender wages"; "a slim chance of winning"; "a small surplus"
  2. take off weight
  3. being of delicate or slender build; "she was slender as a willow shoot is slender"- Frank Norris; "a slim girl with straight blonde hair"; "watched her slight figure cross the street"
SVELTE
  1. being of delicate or slender build; "she was slender as a willow shoot is slender"- Frank Norris; "a slim girl with straight blonde hair"; "watched her slight figure cross the street"
  2. moving and bending with ease
  3. showing a high degree of refinement and the assurance that comes from wide social experience;
THIN
  1. of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section; "thin wire"; "a thin chiffon blouse"; "a thin book"; "a thin layer of paint"
  2. relatively thin in consistency or low in density; not viscous; "air is thin at high altitudes"; "a thin soup"; "skimmed milk is much thinner than whole milk"; "thin oil"
  3. very narrow; "a thin line across the page"
  4. take off weight
  5. lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture; "cut bourbon"
  6. make thin or thinner; "Thin the solution"
  7. lose thickness; become thin or thinner
  8. without viscosity; "the blood was flowing thin"
  9. not dense; "a thin beard"; "trees were sparse"
  10. lacking excess flesh; "you can't be too rich or too thin"; "Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look"-Shakespeare
  11. (of sound) lacking resonance or volume; "a thin feeble cry"
  12. lacking substance or significance;
  13. lacking spirit or sincere effort; "a thin
TRIM
  1. thin and fit; "the spare figure of a marathon runner"; "a body kept trim by exercise"
  2. severely simple in line or design; "a neat tailored suit"; "tailored curtains"
  3. neat and smart in appearance; "a clean-cut and well-bred young man"; "the trig corporal in his jaunty cap"; "a trim beard"
  4. adjust (sails on a ship) so that the wind is optimally used
  5. cutting down to the desired size or shape
  6. of places; characterized by order and neatness; free from disorder; "even the barn was shipshape"; "a trim little sailboat"
  7. cut down on; make a reduction in; "reduce your daily fat intake"; "The employer wants to cut back health benefits"
  8. a decoration or adornment on a garment; "the trimming on a hat"; "the trim on a shirt"
  9. a person who adapts their views to the prevailing political trends for personal advancement.
  10. cut closely; "trim my beard"
  11. attitude of an aircraft in flight when allowed to take its own
Clue Database Last Updated: 17/08/2019 9:00am

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