Definition of slinkily in US English:



  • See slinky

    • ‘The silver curves slinkily around my bone structure making my arm look quite beautiful.’
    • ‘Chocolate responds to the warmth of your mouth and each fondle of your tongue; softly, slinkily and slowly it melts.’
    • ‘Above all, it was the slinkily emerging blues finale to Act I (the singers seizing a standard lamp as though it were a microphone) that confronted us with Tippett's nerve-tingling operatic genius.’
    • ‘The dialogueless scenario refuses to jell, and is performed somewhat unconvincingly, except when the performer slinkily dances.’