Slimy meaning

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Of or like slime.
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Covered with or full of slime.
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Disgusting, repulsive, despicable, etc.
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Consisting of or resembling slime; viscous.

Slimy ooze.

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Covered with or exuding slime.

A slimy snail.

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Of or pertaining to, resembling, of the nature of, covered or daubed with, yielding, abounding in slime; viscous; glutinous.

Slimy things did crawl with legs.

Upon the slimy sea. "”Coleridge.

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(slang, figuratively) Friendly in a false, calculating way; underhanded; sneaky.
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Origin of slimy

  • From Middle English, from Old English slÄ«miÄ¡ (“slimy"), equivalent to slime +"Ž -y. Cognate with Dutch slijmig, slijmerig (“slimy"), German schleimig (“slimy"), Swedish slemmig (“slimy").

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