What are some alternative words for slim?

Synonyms for slim

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term slim.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. slender, slight, slim, svelte(adj)

    being of delicate or slender build

    "she was slender as a willow shoot is slender"- Frank Norris; "a slim girl with straight blonde hair"; "watched her slight figure cross the street"

    flimsy, lissome, urbane, lithesome, sylphlike, lissom, tenuous, polished, thin, slender, slight, svelte, little(a), refined, supple, lithe, fragile

    large, fat, big

  2. slender, slim(verb)

    small in quantity

    "slender wages"; "a slim chance of winning"; "a small surplus"

    slender, lithesome, slight, lissom, sylphlike, lithe, supple, thin, svelte, lissome

    big, fat, large

  3. reduce, melt off, lose weight, slim, slenderize, thin, slim down(verb)

    take off weight

    bring down, decoct, slim down, quash, boil down, foreshorten, trim down, cut, trim back, trim, slenderize, cut back, cut down, subjugate, thin out, shrink, abridge, come down, contract, melt off, subdue, scale down, concentrate, deoxidize, shorten, dilute, slenderise, thin, reduce, deoxidise, abbreviate, keep down, lose weight, repress, tighten

    large, big, fat

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. slim(a.)

    slender, thin, narrow, lank, gaunt, meagre

  2. slim(a.)

    weak, slight, trivial, trifling, paltry, unsubstantial, inconsiderable, poor

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. slim(a)

    thin, gaunt, poor, lank, spare, spindling, meager, slight, insufficient, inconsiderable, paltry

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    delgado, delgada, compact, thin, smartly, slimline, clever, skinny, ultra-thin

How to pronounce slim?

US English

How to say slim in sign language?

  1. slim

Words popularity by usage frequency


How to use slim in a sentence?

  1. Billie Eilish:

    I never want the world to know everything about me, i mean, that's why I wear big, baggy clothes. Nobody can have an opinion because they haven't seen what's underneath, you know ? Nobody can be like,' Oh, she's slim-thick, she's not slim-thick, she's got a flat ass, she's got a fat ass.' No one can say any of that, because they don't know.

  2. Zhou Lin:

    With a slim chance of making a profit in this market, money is not following in.

  3. Paul Sieswerda:

    It was pretty slim pickings at first, actually, we went on many cruises and had three sightings totaling five whales in 2011.

  4. Designer Scervino:

    We see ... slim waistlines, we see a lot of femininity.

  5. Princess Eugenie:

    The label’s strikingly bold feminine style very much suits Eugenie and what we are used to seeing her wear, she most often looks fabulous in a full skirt with cinched waist, so I expect a definite contrast to Meghan’s slim, tailored look.

Translations for slim

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for slim »


Find a translation for the slim synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Images & Illustrations of slim

  1. slim

Discuss these slim synonyms with the community:



    Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


    "slim." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 4 Dec. 2020. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/slim>.

    Are we missing a good synonym for slim?

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for slim:

    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.