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adjective slim pronunciation in British English /slɪm/
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  1. 1
    thin in an attractive way
    She had a slim youthful figure.
    Most ballet dancers are extremely slim.
  2. 2
    a slim gold watch
    a long slim skirt
  3. 3
    very small
    a slim chance/hope: The chances of success are very slim.
    a slim majority/margin: They won by a slim majority.
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