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Definition of "slatter" []

  • To be careless, negligent, or awkward, especially with regard to dress and neatness. (verb)
  • To be wasteful. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "slatter" in a sentence
  • "“What do those deserve, who deliberately utter falsehoods,” continued the Monk, “who deceive, and slatter young men to their destruction?”"
  • "I can't just subject my defence force to open slatter by these criminals."
  • "A little girl who was visiting Mr. Storrs said: “It would never do for Mr. Greeley to go to Congress, he would make such a slitter-slatter of the place.”"