slenderly

  • 1 slenderly — adverb 1. in a slim or slender manner a slenderly built woman slightly built • Syn: ↑slimly, ↑slightly • Derived from adjective: ↑slight (for: ↑slig …

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  • 2 slenderly — adverb Thinly, slightly, delicately. The columns slenderly rose to support a heavy platform and statue …

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  • 3 slenderly — slender ► ADJECTIVE (slenderer, slenderest) 1) gracefully thin. 2) barely sufficient: a slender majority. DERIVATIVES slenderly adverb slenderness noun. ORIGIN of unknown origin …

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  • 4 Slenderly — Slender Slen der, a. [Compar. {Slenderer}; superl. {Slenderest}.] [OE. slendre, sclendre, fr. OD. slinder thin, slender, perhaps through a French form; cf. OD. slinderen, slidderen, to creep; perh. akin to E. slide.] 1. Small or narrow in… …

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  • 5 slenderly — adverb see slender …

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  • 6 slenderly — See slender. * * * …

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  • 7 slenderly — adv. with a slender appearance, thinly …

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  • 8 slenderly — slen·der·ly …

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  • 9 slender — slenderly, adv. slenderness, n. /slen deuhr/, adj., slenderer, slenderest. 1. having a circumference that is small in proportion to the height or length: a slender post. 2. thin or slight; light and graceful: slender youths. 3. small in size,… …

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  • 10 meagerly — I adjective deficient in amount or quality or extent meager resources meager fare • Syn: ↑meager, ↑meagre, ↑stingy, ↑scrimpy • Ant: ↑ …

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  • 11 meagrely — adverb to a meager degree or in a meager manner these voices are meagerly represented at the conference the area is slenderly endowed with natural resources • Syn: ↑meagerly, ↑sparingly, ↑slenderly • Ant: ↑amply ( …

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  • 12 slightly — adverb 1. to a small degree or extent (Freq. 26) his arguments were somewhat self contradictory the children argued because one slice of cake was slightly larger than the other • Syn: ↑somewhat, ↑more or less 2. in a slim or slender manner a… …

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  • 13 slimly — adverb in a slim or slender manner a slenderly built woman slightly built • Syn: ↑slenderly, ↑slightly • Derived from adjective: ↑slight (for: ↑slightly) …

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  • 14 sparingly — adverb to a meager degree or in a meager manner these voices are meagerly represented at the conference the area is slenderly endowed with natural resources • Syn: ↑meagerly, ↑slenderly, ↑meagrely • Ant: ↑amply ( …

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  • 15 Chilades laius — Lime Blue Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum …

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  • 16 Experience — Ex*pe ri*ence ([e^]ks*p[=e] r[i^]*ens), n. [F. exp[ e]rience, L. experientia, tr. experiens, experientis, p. pr. of experiri, expertus, to try; ex out + the root of peritus experienced. See {Peril}, and cf. {Expert}.] 1. Trial, as a test or… …

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  • 17 Slimly — Slim ly, adv. In a state of slimness; in a slim manner; slenderly. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 18 slender — adjective Etymology: Middle English sclendre, slendre, from Anglo French esclendre Date: 14th century 1. a. spare in frame or flesh; especially gracefully slight b. small or narrow in circumference or width in proportion to length or height 2.… …

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  • 19 Khat — See Khat (apparel) for the headcloth worn by ancient Egyptian pharaohs; see Hat, Azerbaijan for the village in Azerbaijan Khat Catha edulis Conservation status …

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  • 20 Jesus Prayer — The Jesus Prayer, also called the Prayer of the Heart, is a short, formulaic prayer often uttered repeatedly. It has been widely used, taught and discussed throughout the history of the Eastern Orthodox Church. The exact words of the prayer have… …

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