slender

slender(
slehn
-
duhr
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (thin)
a. delgado
Her husband is a slender, well-dressed man.Su marido es un hombre delgado y bien vestido.
The flower has bright red petals and a slender stem.La flor tiene pétalos rojos y brillantes, y un tallo delgado.
b. esbelto
She was poised and elegant, and had a long, slender neck.Era serena y elegante, y tenía el cuello largo y esbelto.
c. fino
This plant has long, slender flower stalks.Los tallos de las flores de esta planta son largos y finos.
2. (limited)
a. escaso (resources)
With my slender income, I can barely afford to go on vacation.Con mis ingresos escasos, apenas puedo permitirme ir de vacaciones.
b. remoto (hope)
She refused to give up on even a slender hope of finding her lost brother.Se negó a abandonar incluso la esperanza más remota de encontrar a su hermano perdido.
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slender
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (person, waist, figure)
a. esbelto(a)
2. (hope)
a. remoto(a)
3. (income, majority)
a. escaso(a)
of slender meansde pocos recursos
slender [ˈslendəʳ]
adjective
1 [+person] (thin) delgado; fino; (slim and graceful) esbelto; [+waist, neck, hand] delgado
2 [+resources] escaso; [+hope etc] lejano; remoto
by a slender majority por escasa mayoría
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