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slime

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1 soft wet earth
  • she picked her steps carefully so as not to get any slime on her new shoes

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2 a person whose behavior is offensive to others
  • that guy's a real slime, so avoid him at all costs

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3 a person of low moral character
  • he's the kind of slime that TV reality shows love to cast as a villain

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The first known use of slime was before the 12th century

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“Slime.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/slime. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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