slimmer


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slim

 (slĭm)
adj. slim·mer, slim·mest
1. Small in girth or thickness in proportion to height or length; slender.
2. Small in quantity or amount; meager: slim chances of success.
intr. & tr.v. slimmed, slim·ming, slims
1. To become or make slim.
2. To lose or cause to lose weight, as by dieting or exercise.

[Dutch, bad, sly, from Middle Dutch slimp, slim, bad, crooked.]

slim′ly adv.
slim′mer n.
slim′ness n.
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Translations

slimmer

[ˈslɪməʳ] Npersona f que está a dieta
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

slimmer

[ˈslɪmər] npersonne f au régime
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

slimmer

nKalorienzähler(in) m(f) (hum); special meals for slimmersspezielle Gerichte für Leute, die abnehmen wollen
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

slimmer

[ˈslɪməʳ] nchi è a dieta
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in classic literature ?
They really fitted him, - it was his first made-to-order suit, - and he seemed slimmer and better modelled.
I can stand it because I'm stout; but you be slimmer than I.
He looked like her, but was younger and slimmer. She took him into the kitchen and they must have had a great palaver, for he didn't leave until after dark.
CELEBRITY chef and super slimmer Tom Kerridge is returning to BBC2 with a new weight-loss series after seeing the scales "creeping back up".
Super slimmer Hannah McGregor has lots to celebrate after meeting up with I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here winner Joe Walsh after losing more than a quarter of her body weight to reach the finals of a national competition.
The launch party also includes the group's annual Young Slimmer of theYear competition, which praises and recognises Slimming World's bright young things - those inspiring members aged 16 to 21 who have developed healthy habits that they can take into adulthood to help them stay slim for life.
"The launch party also includes the group's annual young slimmer of the year competition, which praises and recognises Slimming World's bright young things - those inspiring members aged 16 to 21 who've developed healthy habits that they can take into adulthood to help them stay slim for life."
A slimmer's weight remains confidential at all times.
Megastar Sharon Cuneta is truly on her way to shedding off those extra pounds, and her journey to a slimmer figure just got noticed by her friend, beauty expert Fanny Serrano.
Another successful event, the 'Slimmer of the Year' contest, was organized by the Directors of the Cambridge Weight Plan, Helen and Panayiotis Zenios, which took place at Lemon Park in Nicosia, on Friday, June 23 rd .
India, May 14 -- Xiaomi has announced a new power bank which it claims to be 21.4 percent slimmer and 30 percent more energy dense than the 10400mAh power bank it launched last year.
Earlier, LG G3 was pushed to make the model look even better by making its side bezels slimmer than they are currently.