Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Tis more than a year now since I slinked out of Baalbek, leaving you in the dark about me.

Be sure, Sir John slinked off in the siege, and this is he and his daughter.

Slinked in he did, and his face was like you see it to-night only worse.

Peg was coming back, and her pockets had been emptied, for the heavy skirt now slinked around her slender form.

They slinked down the alley and seeing a light in the back room of a store, Fenn stopped and went up to peer in.

Vultures flapped heavenward as they rode into the gate; lean, red-eyed curs snarled and slinked about the streets.

Hanging down his head, and looking very silly, he slinked off the stage.

The moment the professor's back was turned they slinked after their leader into the house.