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British English: /slɪm/
American English: /slɪm/

Translation of slim in French:


  • 1 (shapely)
    (person, waist, figure)
    (ankle, wrist, leg, finger)
    of slim build to get slim
    devenir mince, s'amincir
  • 2 (thin)
    (book, volume)
    (watch, calculator)
  • 3 (slight)
    (chance, hope, margin, majority)

transitive verb

  • also: p prés etc -mm-
    réduire les effectifs de, dégraisser
    (informal) (business)
    (budget, workforce)

intransitive verb

  • also: p prés etc -mm-
    (British English) (lose weight) I'm slimming
    je fais un régime

Phrasal verbs

slim down

1 slim down 1.1 1.2
(company, organization)
réduire ses effectifs
2 slim [something] down, slim down [something]
réduire les effectifs de, dégraisser
(informal) (industry, company)
(portfolio, workforce)

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