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addaword.gifdefinition of slim jim

noun
a device used to break into cars. It slips down between the window and the door and is used to release the locking mechanism.
Submitted on 27/03/2011 16:34:00
Definition of slim jim from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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