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Definition of 'slender'


  1. being of delicate or slender build; "she was slender as a willow shoot is slender"- Frank Norris; "a slim girl with straight blonde hair"; "watched her slight figure cross the street"
       Synonyms: slight slim svelte
  2. very narrow; "a thin line across the page"
       Synonyms: thin
  3. having little width in proportion to the length or height; "a slender pole"
  4. small in quantity; "slender wages"; "a slim chance of winning"; "a small surplus"
       Synonyms: slim
  5. moving and bending with ease
       Synonyms: lissome lissom lithe lithesome supple svelte sylphlike

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