Slimy sentence example
The raindrops were heavier now, working the mud on her face into a slimy mess.
I'm not going to deal with the slimy feds when I can kill bad guys.
It was Huge, hairy, and very slimy.
The first obstacle was the climb up slimy mud to a higher level.
Toads are not slimy or warty and do not jump like frogs.Advertisement
Others swim with eel-like curves through the water, while one land-leech, at any rate, moves in a gliding way like a land Planarian, and leaves, also like the Planarian, a slimy trail behind it.
By this means, not only is all the slimy glutinous adherent matter thoroughly separated, but the subsequent processes of breaking and scutching are much facilitated.
The marsh hawk, sailing low over the meadow, is already seeking the first slimy life that awakes.
The rest of the cast all perform solidly with Jack Galagher making his character of Lee into a particularly slimy unethical scientist.
Then, flapping out of the doorway, six slimy green tentacles with snake heads emerged, hissing loudly.Advertisement
They were leaving little slimy trails behind on the glass, so you could track them.
Slugs are masters in secreting such slimy substances all over their body, especially on the ventral side.
Skin should appear shiny but not slimy, with well-attached scales.
When fermented to make the increasingly popular kombucha tea, a slimy mass forms on the tea's surface that bears a resemblance to a mushroom cap.
With so many of the legends depicting a Red Riding Hood who saved herself of her own accord, why not wear a costume that shows you're not easily destroyed by some slimy wolf?Advertisement
The disease begins with slimy patches on the inside of the mouth, followed by blisters on the trunk, arms, and legs.
This will wash off some of the pasta's starch, which becomes slimy once the pasta has cooled.
Alan Cumming (Eli Gold) - Cumming shines as Peter Florrick's slimy campaign manager who will do whatever he has to in order to get the job done.
From the classics like witches and ghosts to more unique ideas like an alarm clock and a slimy creature from the deep, these patterns will give you lots of easy ideas for Halloween costumes.
Any mushrooms that looked dried out or feel slimy should be avoided as they are past their prime.Advertisement
Bryson highlights the lunacy of applying Latin grammar to a Germanic language and the smug, slimy pedants it has given us.
Do not put solid batches in, as too much grass will produce a slimy, smelly mush.
In culture, it produced a pinkish-white mycelium with black, slimy conidial masses protruding from the surface.
The first six miles of the route became increasingly more slimy.
It seems to get really slimy quickly, no matter how much I clean it, but anyhow.Advertisement
The contents of my compost bin have turned slimy My compost bin does not seem to heat up Why does my compost bin smell?
From the slimy, signed Foreword, to the biased and often ungrammatical questions at the end, his mark is plain.
Hugo von MohI (1846) was the first to recognize that the essential vital constituent of the plant cell is the slimy massprotoplasminside it, and not the cell wall as was formerly supposed.
Grass mowings Mix well with tougher items to avoid a slimy mess.
Queen S I think I have all the slimy sea creatures I need around here.Advertisement
This signifies that the slimy bacterial coating has been removed.
How'd you piss off these slimy creatures?
Some fish are covered in more mucus than others skimmer bream being the most slimy species.
Slimy Creatures Discover how snails get around, how poison arrow frogs protect themselves and how amphibians breathe.
We also denounce the slimy hypocrisy of the " human rights " groups.Advertisement
Cathy Tyson made an impressive debut as the call girl, while Michael Caine is suitably slimy as the evil crime boss.
If you pick some of it out of the water, you will notice that it has a slightly slimy feel.
Mucins occur in most of the slimy fluids of the body; they vary in composition with their source.
A brown slimy sediment, having the appearance of coffee grounds when placed in clear water, has been long observed in pipes conveying surface waters from mountain moorlands.
The fish moth, a steel-grey slimy active fish-shaped insect, is found in every house and is very destructive.Advertisement
These enter the root-hairs of leguminous plants, and passing down the hair in the form of a long, slimy (zoogloea) thread, penetrate the tissues of the root.
The matters passed from the bowels, which at first resemble those of ordinary diarrhoea, soon change their character, becoming scanty, mucous or slimy, and subsequently mixed with, or consisting wholly of, blood, along with shreds of exudation thrown off from the mucous membrane of the intestine.
In cases where the disease is odourless the larvae are attacked after the cells are sealed over, and just before they change to pupae, when they become slimy, sputum-like masses, difficult to remove from the cells.
In small flowers which are crowded at the same level or in flat flowers in which the stigmas and anthers project but little, slugs or snails creeping over their surface may transfer to the stigma the pollen which clings to the slimy foot.
In many cases the slimy masses of spermatia (Uredineae), conidia (Claviceps), basidiospores (Phallus, Coprinus), &c., emit more or less powerful odours, which attract flies or other insects, and it has been shown that bees carry the flagrant oidia of Sclerotinia to the stigma of Vaccinium and infect it, and that flies carry away the foetid spores of Phallus, just as pollen is dispersed by such insects.Advertisement
As food particles pass in through the mouth they become enveloped in a slimy substance (secreted by the endostyle) and conveyed down the gut by the action of the vibratile cilia as a continuous food-rope, the peristaltic movements of the gut-wall being very feeble.
The wonder is how they, how you and I, can live this slimy, beastly life, eating and drinking.
One species, the slugworm (Eriocampa liynacina), is common to Europe and America; the larva is a curious slug-like creature, found on the upper surface of the leaves of the pear and cherry, which secretes a slimy coating from its skin.