Slice

  • 21 slice — [[t]sla͟ɪs[/t]] ♦♦♦ slices, slicing, sliced 1) N COUNT: usu with supp, oft N of n A slice of bread, meat, fruit, or other food is a thin piece that has been cut from a larger piece. Try to eat at least four slices of bread a day. ...water… …

    English dictionary

  • 22 slice — 1 noun 1 (C) a flat piece of bread, meat etc cut from a larger piece: a slice of bread and butter | Cut the pork into thin slices. 2 (C) a part or share of something good: Everyone wanted a slice of the profits. 3 (C) a kitchen tool used for… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 23 slice — sliceable, adj. slicingly, adv. /sluys/, n., v., sliced, slicing. n. 1. a thin, flat piece cut from something: a slice of bread. 2. a part, portion, or share: a slice of land. 3. any of various implements with a thin, broad blade or part, as for… …

    Universalium

  • 24 slice — I. verb (sliced; slicing) Etymology: Middle English sklicen, from Anglo French esclicer to splinter, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German slīzan to tear apart more at slit Date: 1551 transitive verb 1. to cut with or as if with a knife 2.… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 25 slice — /slaɪs / (say sluys) noun 1. a thin, broad, flat piece cut from something: a slice of bread. 2. a part; portion. 3. any of various implements with a thin, broad blade or part, as for turning food in a frying pan, for serving fish at table, for… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 26 slice up — verb cut into slices (Freq. 1) Slice the salami, please • Syn: ↑slice • Derivationally related forms: ↑slice (for: ↑slice), ↑slicer ( …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 27 Slice — Ein Slice (engl. Stück , Teil ) ist ein Abschnitt eines Samples in der elektronischen Musik, siehe Slice (Musik) ein Teilstück einer aufgeteilten Grafik die Aufteilung eines Speichermediums bei BSD Unix, vergleichbar mit einer Partition eine… …

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  • 28 slice — 01. Would you like another [slice] of pizza? 02. My friend accidentally [sliced] open her hand with a large carving knife at Christmas. 03. I just ate some scrambled eggs with hot sauce on a [slice] of whole wheat toast for lunch. 04. We [sliced] …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 29 slice — {{11}}slice (n.) c.1300, a fragment, from O.Fr. esclis splinter, a back formation from esclicier to splinter, from Frankish *slitan to split or some other Germanic source (Cf. O.H.G. slizan; see SLIT (Cf. slit)). Meaning piece cut from something… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 30 slice — [[t]slaɪs[/t]] n. v. sliced, slic•ing 1) a thin, flat piece cut from something: a slice of bread[/ex] 2) a part or portion: a slice of land[/ex] 3) any of various implements with a thin, broad blade or part; spatula 4) spo a) the path described… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 31 slice — 1. noun a) That which is thin and broad. a slice of bacon; a slice of cheese; a slice of bread b) A thin, broad piece cut off. Ill have a slice, please. 2. verb …

    Wiktionary

  • 32 slice*/ — [slaɪs] noun [C] I 1) a flat piece of food that has been cut from something larger Cut the bread into thick slices.[/ex] a slice of cake/pizza/cheese[/ex] 2) informal a part or share of something We want a bigger slice of the tourist trade.[/ex]… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 33 slice — I slice 1. slice sb., n el. t, slice, ne (et slag i tennis og golf) II sli|ce 2. sli|ce vb., r, de, t (I TENNIS EL. GOLF slå en slice) …

    Dansk ordbog

  • 34 Slice — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Ce terme anglais qui signifie : « tranche ou trancher » est employé dans différents domaines : Sport : Tennis : coup avec un …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 35 slice — 1. noun 1) a slice of fruitcake Syn: piece, portion, slab, sliver, wafer, shaving 2) a huge slice of public spending Syn: share, part, portion, tranche, piece, proportion …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 36 slice — 1. noun 1) a slice of cake Syn: piece, portion, slab, wedge, rasher, sliver, wafer 2) a huge slice of public spending Syn: share, part, portion, tranche …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 37 slice — n. & v. n. 1 a thin broad piece or wedge cut off or out esp. from meat or bread or a cake, pie, or large fruit. 2 a share; a part taken or allotted or gained (a slice of territory; a slice of the profits). 3 an implement with a broad flat blade… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 38 slice — Synonyms and related words: allotment, allowance, amputate, apportion, ax, big end, bigger half, bisect, bit, bite, breach, break, breakage, budget, burst, butcher, butt, carve, carve up, chip, chop, chunk, cleave, cleft, clip, clipping, coat,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 39 slice — sli·ce s.m.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} TS sport nel tennis, colpo di taglio laterale dato alla palla per imprimerle una forte rotazione e farla rimbalzare irregolarmente | estens., movimento rotatorio che assume la palla colpita in tal modo… …

    Dizionario italiano

  • 40 slice —   Poke, āpana; kaha (lengthwise, as fish); paukū (in sections); pāpa a (bread).    ♦ Slice of bread, pāpa a palaoa.    ♦ To slice bread, oki oki palaoa …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary