Definitions

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  • adjective (Mus.) Marked with a slur; performed in a smooth, gliding style, like notes marked with a slur.

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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of slur.

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  • adjective spoken as if with a thick tongue

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The only problem was that Martini had received a diagnosis of Parkinson's disease, inviting the prospect of another pontificate ending in slurred speech and trembling hands.

    The Year of two Popes

  • She came toward me and began speaking in slurred speech.

    Archive 2006-01-01

  • The only problem was that Martini had received a diagnosis of Parkinson's disease, inviting the prospect of another pontificate ending in slurred speech and trembling hands.

    The Year of two Popes

  • She came toward me and began speaking in slurred speech.

    Entitlement

  • The first, in slurred Spanish, kept calling me "Jefe" (chief), a distancing form of address to say the least (think of "amigo" as a way of including someone and you'll see what I mean).

    A small mound in Xoxo

  • The first, in slurred Spanish, kept calling me "Jefe" (chief), a distancing form of address to say the least (think of "amigo" as a way of including someone and you'll see what I mean).

    A small mound in Xoxo

  • Sometimes they got to be very hurried, and then Mrs. Dennistoun saw as in a glass the impatient husband waiting, wondering what she could constantly find to say to her mother; sometimes they were long and detailed, and that meant, as would appear perhaps by a phrase slurred over in the postscript, that Phil had gone away somewhere.

    The Marriage of Elinor

  • Bickett's speech was described as "slurred" in a booking report posted on the Goshen County Sheriff's Department website.

    KansasCity.com: Front Page

  • Bickett's speech was described as "slurred" in a booking report posted on the Goshen County Sheriff's Department website.

    KansasCity.com: Front Page

  • Bickett's speech was described as "slurred" in a booking report posted on the Goshen County Sheriff's Department website.

    KansasCity.com: Front Page

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