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See definition of slenderer on Dictionary.com
  • adj.thin, not heavy
  • adj.inadequate, flimsy
  • adj.thin

synonyms for slenderer

  • attenuate
  • beanpole
  • beanstalk
  • fine
  • insubstantial
  • lean
  • lithe
  • narrow
  • reedy
  • skeleton
  • skinny
  • slight
  • spare
  • stalky
  • stick
  • svelte
  • sylphlike
  • tenuous
  • threadlike
  • trim
  • twiggy
  • willowy
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antonyms for slenderer

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  • adequate
  • chubby
  • fat
  • heavy
  • overweight
  • plump
  • reasonable
  • sensible
  • sufficient
  • thick
  • heavy
  • wide
  • liberal
  • strong
  • firm
  • big
  • thick
  • fat
  • plump
  • unbreakable
  • large
  • chubby
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How to use slenderer in a sentence

There were many lances and harpoons in the boats,—much slenderer instruments than I had expected.
CAPE CODHENRY D. THOREAU
Instead of being about four inches taller, I felt at least the same size as he, and very much slenderer.
TONO BUNGAYH. G. WELLS
All I asked was a subsistence; and I was persuaded few persons could subsist upon slenderer means than myself.
CALEB WILLIAMSWILLIAM GODWIN
The peafowl is smaller, slenderer, and more graceful than the turkey, and is a little more agile in motion.
OUR DOMESTIC BIRDSJOHN H. ROBINSON
He had not the elegance of some of the taller and slenderer men in the scholar's gown, but the cap became his handsome face.
THE LANDLORD AT LION'S HEAD, COMPLETEWILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS
He set the child astraddle on the thick end of the bough, then went to the other end, which was much slenderer.
SOPHY OF KRAVONIAANTHONY HOPE
Perhaps the probability of his reaching old age was slenderer than he supposed.
DIANA TEMPEST, VOLUME I (OF 3)MARY CHOLMONDELEY
Here and there a group of dark fir or hemlock stood out among the slenderer saplings.
THE WATCHERS OF THE TRAILSCHARLES G. D. ROBERTS
She was a slenderer Peggy, with the same blue, honest eyes, the same flaxen hair and rosy cheeks.
FERNLEY HOUSELAURA E. RICHARDS
Out upon this he stepped, steadying himself by a slenderer branch above his head.
THE HEART OF THE ANCIENT WOODCHARLES G. D. ROBERTS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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