Definition Of slende


(of a person or part of the body) gracefully thin.

her slender neck

(of something abstract) barely sufficient in amount or basis.

a slender majority of four

Example Of slende

  • A compelling theory was based therefore on slender threads of evidence.

  • A short and crooked trunk supports its broad range of slender branches and thick twigs.

  • About 20 percent of the cells move to the top of the blob and produce a slender stalk.

  • But this slender plot acts as a mere clothesline for a series of slapstick asides and cinematic in-jokes.

  • By a slender majority of four to three, the High Court bought the argument.

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