slimness
noun see slim I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Slimness — Slim ness, n. The quality or state of being slim. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • slimness — slim ► ADJECTIVE (slimmer, slimmest) 1) gracefully thin; slenderly built. 2) small in width and long and narrow in shape. 3) very small: a slim chance. ► VERB (slimmed, slimming) 1) …   English terms dictionary

  • slimness — See slimly. * * * …   Universalium

  • slimness — noun a) The property of being slim. b) The result or product of being slim …   Wiktionary

  • slimness — slim·ness || slaɪmnɪs n. quality of being slim, slenderness, thinness, leanness; scantiness, meagerness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • slimness — slim·ness …   English syllables

  • slimness — noun 1. a small margin the president was not humbled by his narrow margin of victory the landslide he had in the electoral college obscured the narrowness of a victory based on just 43% of the popular vote • Syn: ↑narrow margin, ↑narrowness •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cigarette smoking for weight loss — is a practice dating to early knowledge of nicotine as an appetite suppressant. Tobacco use was associated with appetite suppression among pre Columbian indigenous Americans, and old world Europeans.[1] For decades, tobacco companies have… …   Wikipedia

  • narrow margin — noun a small margin the president was not humbled by his narrow margin of victory the landslide he had in the electoral college obscured the narrowness of a victory based on just 43% of the popular vote • Syn: ↑narrowness, ↑slimness •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • narrowness — noun 1. the property of being narrow; having little width (Freq. 1) the narrowness of the road • Ant: ↑wideness • Derivationally related forms: ↑narrow • Hypernyms: ↑width, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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