Definition of Slenderly

1. Adverb. In a slim or slender manner. "Slightly built"

Exact synonyms: Slightly, Slimly
Partainyms: Slender, Slight, Slim



2. Adverb. To a meager degree or in a meager manner. "The area is slenderly endowed with natural resources"
Exact synonyms: Meagerly, Meagrely, Sparingly
Antonyms: Amply, Amply
Partainyms: Meager, Slender, Sparing

Definition of Slenderly

1. Adverb. Thinly, slightly, delicately. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Slenderly

1. in a slender manner [adv]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Slenderly

slender process of malleus
slender rush
slender salamander
slender sedge
slender sedges
slender spike rush
slender wild oat
slenderer
slenderest
slenderise
slenderize
slenderized
slenderizes
slenderizing
slenderly (current term)
slenderness
slendernesses
slenter
slenters
slepez
slept
slept off
slepton
sleptons
sleptwalk
sleptwalked
sleuth
sleuth-hound
sleuth-hounds

Literary usage of Slenderly

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1. Diary of the American Revolution: From Newspapers and Original Documents by Frank Moore (1860)
"And as many were slenderly provided with necessaries for subsistence, we have reason to apprehend that we shall shortly hear many melancholy accounts of ..."

2. Mosses with Hand-lens and Microscope: A Non-technical Hand-book of the More by Abel Joel Grout (1903)
"... in length in large plants; branch leaves oblong-lanceolate, less slenderly acuminate; costa extending above the middle, ..."

3. Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Charles Knight (1839)
"On horseback and on foot he a» complished his object by the 10th of October following, when he returned to Upsal, after travelling, alone and slenderly ..."

4. The Diary of the Revolution: A Centennial Volume Embracing the Current by Frank Moore (1876)
"And as many were slenderly provided with necessaries for subsistence, we have reason to apprehend that we shall shortly hear many melancholy accounts of ..."

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