5000 Vocabulary List for Visiting Scholars in the USA - Page 527
Word Type Used in a Sentence Synonym
slender adj. She was a slender young lady. thin
adj. You have a slender chance of success. slight
slice noun He cut the melon and gave us a slice. piece
slide noun The truck was stopped after a slide. skid
verb We will slide into a ditch on the ice. slip
noun The slide blocked the road. landslide
slight adj. He had only a slight chance of success. meager
adj. She made a slight miscalculation. insignificant
slim adj. His chances are slim. remote
adj. She had a slim figure. svelte
slip verb She slipped on the ice. stumbled
verb She slipped out of class. sneaked
noun It was a slip of the tongue. blunder