Meaning of SLIME in English

SLIME

noun

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

But despite their godlike powers, they had not wholly forgotten their origin, in the warm slime of a vanished sea.

He lifted his hands to wipe away the tears and saw dark brown slime .

Many confined invertebrates secrete slime or mucus that insidiously poisons the fishes and often themselves.

Scurrying aft, I had a fast shave, using the pink slime from the soap-dispenser to lather my face.

The slime reduces the drag experienced by the fish swimming behind, which can consequently swim faster.

The slime they exude is obnoxious and slippery, and has the stench of rotting fish.

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