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01. She has had two children, but she is still quite [slim] because she is very physically active.
02. He has a very [slim] chance of getting the job because he doesn't have any experience.
03. I like to use a very [slim] wallet because it is light, and is more comfortable to carry in my pocket.
04. Ali keeps [slim] by playing squash about three times a week.
05. She is quite [slim], but her husband is actually somewhat overweight.
06. The Liberals won a [slim] majority in the election.
07. He has stopped eating meat, and has joined a health club in an effort to [slim] down.
08. Harry Secombe once joked, "My advice if you insist on [slimming]; eat as much as you like - just don't swallow it."
09. He seems to be able to eat anything he wants, but always stays [slim].
10. The novel is really [slim], and can be read in a couple of hours.
11. There is only a [slim] chance that the fishermen lost at sea could survive this long in the cold water.
12. The typical fashion model is a tall, beautiful woman with long, [slim] legs and small breasts.
13. The typical Somalian is said to be tall and [slim] with beautiful features.

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