An example of slur is a the way a very drunk person will talk.
Origin of slur
- Probably from Middle English sloor mud
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle English slore. Compare Old Norse slÃ³Ã°ra (“to drag oneself along"). Cognate with Middle Low German sluren (“to trail in mud"). Related to dialect Norwegian slÃ¸ra (“to be careless, to scamp, dawdle"), Danish slÃ¸re (“to wobble, be loose") (especially for wheels).