Search Result for "slimy":
1. covered with or resembling slime;
- Example: "a slimy substance covered the rocks"
[syn: slimed, slimy]
2. morally reprehensible;
- Example: "would do something as despicable as murder"
- Example: "ugly crimes"
- Example: "the vile development of slavery appalled them"
- Example: "a slimy little liar"
[syn: despicable, ugly, vile, slimy, unworthy, worthless, wretched]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Slimy \Slim"y\, a. [Compar. Slimier; superl. Slimiest.] Of or pertaining to slime; resembling slime; of the nature of slime; viscous; glutinous; also, covered or daubed with slime; yielding, or abounding in, slime. [1913 Webster] Slimy things did crawl with legs Upon the slimy sea. --Coleridge. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
slimy adj 1: covered with or resembling slime; "a slimy substance covered the rocks" [syn: slimed, slimy] 2: morally reprehensible; "would do something as despicable as murder"; "ugly crimes"; "the vile development of slavery appalled them"; "a slimy little liar" [syn: despicable, ugly, vile, slimy, unworthy, worthless, wretched]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
132 Moby Thesaurus words for "slimy": abject, adhesive, adulatory, amylaceous, barfy, bland, blandishing, blarneying, buttery, cajoling, clabbered, clammy, clotted, coagulated, complimentary, courtierly, courtly, crappy, creeping, curdled, disgusting, doughy, fair-spoken, fawning, fecal, feculent, fetid, filthy, fine-spoken, flattering, flyblown, foul, fulsome, gaumy, gelatinous, glairy, gloppy, gluelike, gluey, glutenous, glutinose, glutinous, gooey, grumous, gumbo, gumbolike, gumlike, gummous, gummy, gunky, gushing, heavy, honey-mouthed, honey-tongued, honeyed, icky, insincere, insinuating, inspissated, jelled, jellied, jellylike, maggoty, malodorous, mealymouthed, mephitic, mucilaginous, mucky, mucous, mushy, nasty, nauseating, obsequious, odious, oily, oily-tongued, oozy, ordurous, pasty, puky, putrid, rank, repulsive, ropy, rotten, scabby, scummy, scurfy, servile, shitty, slabby, slippery, slithery, slobbery, sloppy, sloshy, sludgy, slushy, smarmy, smooth, smooth-spoken, smooth-tongued, soapy, soft-soaping, sposhy, squashy, squishy, squushy, starchy, sticky, stodgy, stringy, sycophantic, syrupy, tacky, tenacious, thick, thickened, toadying, tough, tremelloid, tremellose, uliginous, unctuous, vile, viscid, viscose, viscous, vomity, wheedling, wormy, yecchy