An example of slim is a woman losing the last ten pounds she'd gained during pregnancy.
An example of slim is actress Keira Knightly.
An example of slim is only having a few choices at a buffet; slim pickings.
Slim chances of success.
Slim pickings, a slim hope.
- Movie stars are usually slim, attractive, and young.
- (by extension, of clothing) Designed to make the wearer appear slim.
I only smoke slims.
Origin of slim
- Dutch bad, sly from Middle Dutch slimp, slim bad, crooked
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition