Definition of a slice of life
- The story is/shows/presents a slice of life in a small Midwestern town.
: to cut with or as if with a knife
: to stir or spread with a slice
: to hit (a ball) so that a slice results
: a thin flat piece cut from something
: a wedge-shaped piece (as of pie or cake)
: a spatula for spreading paint or ink
: the quality that distinguishes a vital and functional being from a dead body
: a principle or force that is considered to underlie the distinctive quality of animate beings
: an organismic state characterized by capacity for metabolism (see metabolism 1), growth, reaction to stimuli, and reproduction
: of or relating to animate being
: using a living model
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