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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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