Usage examples for slim

  1. She set her slim hands together. – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  2. As casually as if he had been a big doll she reached out one slim brown finger and drew his under lip a little bit down from his teeth. – Little Eve Edgarton by Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
  3. Her head was bent toward him, the shaded lamp cast a glow upon her face and throat, and her slim white hands rested on the table so near that he could have touched them. – The Main Chance by Meredith Nicholson
  4. She felt that he was remembering the slim wild, sweet girl he had married. – In a Little Town by Rupert Hughes
  5. He pushed ahead with Major Mills's command, and stumbled with them into the morning battle at Slim Buttes. – Campaigning with Crook and Stories of Army Life by Charles King
  6. You may not believe it, but I was as slim as Anna Belle, when I was her age. – Clover and Blue Grass by Eliza Calvert Hall
  7. I lost a pound and three- quarters last week and I feel so slim and graceful. – Andrew the Glad by Maria Thompson Daviess
  8. Her neck, shoulders, and arms were most beautifully white, and her slim upright figure showed to great advantage in the neat and simple dress then worn. – Lady-John-Russell by MacCarthy, Desmond
  9. " By golly, I wouldn't go and feel that foolish again, not if yuh paid me for it," Slim declared. – The Happy Family by Bertha Muzzy Bower
  10. Lieutenant Ames stood very tall and slim and straight as he looked into Marie's face. – Eve to the Rescue by Ethel Hueston
  11. One slim hand reached out and touched my cheek. – The Lost Door by Dorothy Quick
  12. A slim warm hand was in his and his heart danced on his lips.... – The Lilac Girl by Ralph Henry Barbour
  13. The canoe was long and slim – White Queen of the Cannibals: The Story of Mary Slessor by A. J. Bueltmann
  14. As she emerged he thought, " How slim she is!" – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  15. It was at once stopped by a Russian officer, but we saw that he permitted Madame Riano to alight, and another person- a slim young figure in a crimson mantle- and that, I knew, was Francezka Capello. – Francezka by Molly Elliot Seawell
  16. The simplicity insisted on by the new school is evident in such lines as these from Two Red Roses across the Moon:- " There was a lady lived in a hall, Large in the eyes and slim and tall; And ever she sung from noon to noon, Two red roses across the moon." – Halleck's New English Literature by Reuben P. Halleck
  17. The slim ears begin to move. – Darrel of the Blessed Isles by Irving Bacheller
  18. Slim said, That's no secret. – Youth by Isaac Asimov
  19. Finally she shrugged her slim shoulders and sighed. – The Lilac Girl by Ralph Henry Barbour
  20. Hale drew his long body up to its slim height, folded his arms, and gave her his most winning smile. – Astounding Stories of Super-Science, December 1930 by Various