slimy

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adjective \ˈslī-mē\

Definition of slimy

slimier

;

slimiest

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or resembling slime :  viscous; also :  covered with or yielding slime

  2. 2 :  vile, offensive

slimily

play \-mə-lē\ adverb

sliminess

play \-mē-nəs\ noun

Examples of slimy in a sentence

  1. Get your slimy fingers off my jacket.

  2. please remove your slimy boots before coming into the house

14th Century

First Known Use of slimy

14th century


SLIMY Defined for English Language Learners

slimy

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adjective \ˈslī-mē\

Definition of slimy for English Language Learners

  • : covered with slime

  • : resembling slime

  • : very dishonest, bad, or immoral


SLIMY Defined for Kids

slimy

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adjective \ˈslī-mē\

Definition of slimy for Students

slimier

;

slimiest

  1. 1 :  having a slippery feel or look

  2. 2 :  covered with slime slimy rocks



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