comparative of sly

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  • Slier — Sly Sly, a. [Compar. {Slier}or {Slyer}; superl. {Sliest} or {Slyest}.] [OE. sli, slegh, sleih, Icel. sl?gr, for sl?gr; akin to Sw. slug, Dan. slu, LG. slou, G. schlau; probably to E. slay, v.t.; cf. G. verschlagen sly. See {Slay}, v. t., and cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • slier — /sluy euhr/, adj. a comparative of sly. * * * …   Universalium

  • slier — slaɪ adj. crafty, cunning; secretive, stealthy; mischievous, playful …   English contemporary dictionary

  • slier — sli•er [[t]ˈslaɪ ər[/t]] adj. fun a comparative of sly …   From formal English to slang

  • slier — comparative of sly * * * /sluy euhr/, adj. a comparative of sly …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jonas Slier — (born March 22, 1886, in Amsterdam died November 5, 1942, in KZ Auschwitz) was a Dutch gymnast who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics.He was part of the Dutch gymnastics team, which finished seventh in the team event. In the individual all… …   Wikipedia

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  • Schlier — 〈m. 1; unz.〉 1. 〈bair. österr.〉 Mergel 2. 〈Geol.〉 im unteren u. mittleren Miozän abgelagerte, blaugraue, glimmerhaltige Tone u. Mergel [→ Schlamm] * * * Schlier, der; s: 1. [mhd. slier = Lehm, Schlamm; vgl. ↑ schlieren] (südd., österr …   Universal-Lexikon

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