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slim down

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishslim down phrasal verb1 to reduce the size or number of something, or to become reduced in size or numberslim something ↔ down The company is trying to slim down its workforce. to The Cabinet has been slimmed down to 16 members.2 to make your body thinner, or to become thinner, especially in order to be healthier or more attractiveslim something ↔ down How can I slim down my hips? to She slimmed down to a healthy 61 kilos.slimmed-down adjective slim→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
slim downShe's really slimmed down a lot since I last saw her.He's trying to slim down to eleven stone.slim toImmigrants who made money often tried to slim down to appear to be longtime members of the aristocracy.Normal mice, too, slimmed down to utter sleekness when they had a little leptin.slim toImmigrants who made money often tried to slim down to appear to be longtime members of the aristocracy.Normal mice, too, slimmed down to utter sleekness when they had a little leptin.
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Verb table
slim
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyslim
he, she, itslims
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyslimmed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave slimmed
he, she, ithas slimmed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad slimmed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill slim
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have slimmed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam slimming
he, she, itis slimming
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you, we, theyare slimming
Past
I, he, she, itwas slimming
you, we, theywere slimming
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been slimming
he, she, ithas been slimming
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been slimming
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be slimming
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been slimming
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