Translation of slender in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈslendər; ˈslendə(r)/

adj (-derer, -derest)

  • 1.1 [person/figure] delgado, esbelto; [waist/neck] fino, delgado; [pillar/stalk] fino
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    • This feline image was enhanced by her painted nails and thin slender body.
    • Her slender body seemed thinner then before and she had wrinkles on her skin.
    • Her slender body glided gracefully, never once bending the weakened branches.
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    • Sibling growth units in equivalent positions tended to have a more slender stem for N. dombeyi than for N. pumilio.
    • He reaches over and picks up the slender rod he plans to use to simulate a rapier.
    • What gives it panache is the way the flower teeters on its ridiculously long, slender stem.
    1.2 [means/resources] escaso, exiguo; [majority] estrecho; [hope] remoto by a slender margin por un estrecho margen she has only the slenderest chance of winning sus posibilidades de ganar son mínimas
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    • By a slender majority of four to three, the High Court bought the argument.
    • This may seem a somewhat slender basis for distinguishing this type of reference from a mere promise to negotiate.
    • The US House of Congress, which holds a slender Republican majority, will decide which slate of electors to accept.

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Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more