Meaning of SLICE in English


n. 25B6; noun

a slice of fruitcake : PIECE, portion, slab, rasher, sliver, wafer, shaving.

a huge slice of public spending : SHARE, part, portion, tranche, piece, proportion, allocation, percentage.

25B6; verb

slice the cheese thinly : CUT (UP), carve.

one man had his ear sliced off : CUT OFF, sever, chop off, shear off.

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