Synonyms for slender

Synonyms for (adjective) slender

Synonyms: slender, slight, slim, svelte

Definition: being of delicate or slender build

Usage: 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

Similar words: thin, lean

Definition: lacking excess flesh

Usage: you can't be too rich or too thin; Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look-Shakespeare


Synonyms: lissom, lissome, lithe, lithesome, slender, supple, svelte, sylphlike

Definition: moving and bending with ease

Similar words: graceful

Definition: characterized by beauty of movement, style, form, or execution


Synonyms: slender, slim

Definition: small in quantity

Usage: slender wages; a slim chance of winning; a small surplus

Similar words: little, small

Definition: limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent

Usage: a little dining room; a little house; a small car; a little (or small) group


Synonyms: slender

Definition: having little width in proportion to the length or height

Usage: a slender pole

Similar words: thin

Definition: of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section

Usage: thin wire; a thin chiffon blouse; a thin book; a thin layer of paint


Synonyms: thin, slender

Definition: very narrow

Usage: a thin line across the page

Similar words: narrow

Definition: not wide

Usage: a narrow bridge; a narrow line across the page