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pink slime

A slang term for low-quality beef trimmings that are used as a filler in some meat products. Our organization believes that pink slime should no longer be used in any meat preparation in this country.
See also: pink, slime

slime ball

One whose behavior offends or repulses others. I can't believe how poorly he treated that waitress. What a slime ball!
See also: ball, slime

a slime ball

an unpleasant man who is friendly in a way which is not sincere I don't know what she sees in him - he's such a slime ball!
See also: ball, slime


1. n. a worthless person; a low and wretched person. What a slime that guy is!
2. n. degrading matters; corrupt people or situations. I don’t want to be involved in slime like that.

slime bag

and slime bucket and slimebag and slimeball
n. a despicable person, usually a male. (see also slime.) Gee, a slime bag like that in the same room with me! Yuck!
See also: bag, slime

slime bucket

See also: bucket, slime
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Pink slime, created from low-quality beef trimmings, is an industrial byproduct and is usually treated with ammonia gas to qualify it for food health standards.
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The snail slime will be showcased next week at a cosmetics exhibition in Milan, Italy.
These show visitors how to make their own batch of slime and among those getting stuck in were Maisie and Holly Weldon, aged eight and six, and 10-year-old Matthew Johnson.
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