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slink·y

 (slĭng′kē)
adj. slink·i·er, slink·i·est Informal
Graceful, sinuous, and sleek: wore a slinky outfit to the party.

slink′i·ly adv.
slink′i·ness n.

slinky

(ˈslɪŋkɪ)
adj, slinkier or slinkiest
1. moving in a sinuously graceful or provocative way
2. (Clothing & Fashion) (of clothes) figure-hugging; clinging
3. characterized by furtive movements
ˈslinkily adv
ˈslinkiness n

slink•y

(ˈslɪŋ ki)

adj. slink•i•er, slink•i•est.
1. characterized by or proceeding with slinking or stealthy movements.
2. made of soft, often clinging material that follows the figure closely: a slinky gown.
[1915–20]
slink′i•ly, adv.
slink′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:

slinky

adjective figure-hugging, clinging, sleek, close-fitting, skintight She's wearing a slinky black mini-skirt.

slinky

adjective
So slow, deliberate, and secret as to escape observation:
Translations

slinky

[ˈslɪŋkɪ] ADJ (slinkier (compar) (slinkiest (superl))) [clothes] → ajustado, pegado al cuerpo; [movement] → sensual; [walk] → sinuoso, ondulante

slinky

[ˈslɪŋki] adj [clothes] → moulant(e)

slinky

adj (+er), slinkily
adv (inf)aufreizend; walk etc alsokatzenhaft

slinky

[ˈslɪŋkɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (fam) (dress) → aderente, attillato/a; (movement) → sinuoso/a
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5lb, was voted Aberdare Slimming World group's Miss Slinky 2017, and Chris Jones, who has lost 5st, was named the group's Mr Sleek 2017 after their fellow members were wowed by their achievements.
Following claims that Amir had faked his fear, Georgie Leahy - the woman who owns the albino Burmese python in the picture, which is called Slinky, said that she recalled Amir being frightened.
As far as I'm aware, Slinky is still incarcerated in Walton," the policeman told him.
Slinky: Move both hands as if toggling a slinky back and forth between them.
As the slinky moves down the steps this energy transfers in an extensional wave which propagates back and forth repeatedly along the axis of the spring with a speed given by the square root of the ratio of stiffness to density, in a similar way as a sound wave that travels through a substance by transferring a pulse of energy to the next molecule.
SLINKY is a gorgeous one-yearold black and white male cat who is desperately looking for a loving new home to call his very own.
This slinky silk scarf isn't half affordable Heady in here A SLINKY silk scarf adds a suitably 70s flourish to any outfit and provides an element of security if you're going for a breezy low-cut top.
A WOMAN who spent years avoiding nights out and feeling lonely because she felt frumpy next to her slim friends has lost nearly 6st to be named 'Miss Slinky 2015'.
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Bink and Slinky are two brightly colored snails who awaken to a message from God on the ground.
SLINKY McVelvet can bring up her third win on the bounce at Southwell as she tackles the 32Red Handicap.
Jonathan's and my bed was our older cat Yoyo's prized place, and Slinky knew who the boss was.