verb (used with object), slenderized, slenderizing.
to make slender or more slender.
to cause to appear slender:
dresses that slenderize the figure.
verb (used without object), slenderized, slenderizing.
to become slender.
(mainly US & Canadian) to make or become slender
noun 1. loris (def 1).
adjective, slenderer, slenderest. 1. having a circumference that is small in proportion to the height or length: a slender post. 2. thin or slight; light and graceful: slender youths. 3. small in size, amount, extent, etc.; meager: a slender income. 4. having little value, force, or justification: slender prospects. 5. thin or weak, as sound. […]
noun, Rocketry. 1. aspect ratio (def 4a). aspect ratio noun 1. Aeronautics. the ratio of the span of an airfoil to its mean chord. 2. Television. the ratio of the width of an image to its height, usually the ratio 4 to 3. 3. Naval Architecture. the ratio of the height of a rudder to […]
verb 1. simple past tense and past participle of sleep. verb (used without object), slept, sleeping. 1. to take the rest afforded by a suspension of voluntary bodily functions and the natural suspension, complete or partial, of consciousness; cease being awake. 2. Botany. to assume, especially at night, a state similar to the sleep of […]