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Definition of "razor-thin" [ra•zor-thin]

  • Extremely fine. So thin that it can almost not be seen. (adjective)
  • A very small difference, or advantage, when comparing two items. (adjective)

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Use "razor-thin" in a sentence
  • "I'm an indie publisher with razor-thin margins, and since the vast majority of my customers are online, it just doesn't make sense to end up with a few cents on the dollar per sale, which is what would happen if I were to get this distributed into bookstores."
  • "WHAT WENT WRONG: The Cavaliers had a razor-thin margin of error."
  • "Webb's razor-thin 2006 victory was fueled by the same basic forces that propelled the Democratic takeover of Congress - broad dissatisfaction with President Bush and the Iraq war, and a big move among the state's independent voters."