slice through


slice through
phr verb
Slice through is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑knife

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  • slice through — verb move through a body or an object with a slicing motion His hand sliced through the air • Syn: ↑slice into • Hypernyms: ↑travel, ↑go, ↑move, ↑locomote • Verb Frames …   Useful english dictionary

  • slice — ► NOUN 1) a thin, broad piece of food cut from a larger portion. 2) a portion or share. 3) a utensil with a broad, flat blade for lifting foods such as cake and fish. 4) (in sports) a sliced stroke or shot. ► VERB 1) cut into slices. 2) …   English terms dictionary

  • slice — slice1 [slaıs] n [Date: 1400 1500; : Old French; Origin: esclice thin piece broken off , from esclicier to splinter ] 1.) a thin flat piece of food cut from a larger piece slice of ▪ a slice of bread ▪ pizza slices thin/thick slice …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • slice — slice1 [ slaıs ] noun count ** 1. ) a flat piece of food that has been cut from something larger: Cut the bread into thick slices. lemon slices slice of: a slice of bread/cake/ham/cheese 2. ) slice of INFORMAL a part or share of something: We re… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • slice — I UK [slaɪs] / US noun [countable] Word forms slice : singular slice plural slices ** 1) a flat piece of food that has been cut from something larger Cut the bread into thick slices. lemon slices slice of: a slice of bread/cake/ham/cheese 2)… …   English dictionary

  • 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

  • slice — I n. 1) to cut off a slice of 2) a thick; thin slice II v. 1) (C) slice a piece of meat for me; or: slice me a piece of meat 2) (d; intr.) to slice into (to slice into the bread) 3) (d; intr.) to slice through (the icebreaker sliced through the… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • slice into — verb move through a body or an object with a slicing motion His hand sliced through the air • Syn: ↑slice through • Hypernyms: ↑travel, ↑go, ↑move, ↑locomote • Verb Frames …   Useful english dictionary

  • slice — [slīs] n. [ME < OFr esclice < esclicier, to slice < Frank slizzan, akin to SLIT] 1. a relatively thin, broad piece cut from an object having some bulk or volume [a slice of apple] 2. a part, portion, or share [a slice of one s earnings]… …   English World dictionary

  • 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


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