Definition of slimy:
poor, undeserving, despicable, miry, sludgy, mucky, loathsome, slimed, noisome, oozy, offensive, sickening, atrocious, worthless, horrible, pitiable, pitiful, miserable, unworthy, hapless, surly, execrable, horrifying, deplorable, nauseous, queasy, frightful, woeful, wretched, slippery, ugly, clean, piteous, nauseating, miry, suffering, misfortunate, muddy, slushy, vile, mucky, slippy, pathetic.
It was eleven hours' walking on the way up, and then, after the wild day and half a night under shell- fire and machine- gun fire, eleven hours down again, in shell- holes and out of them, falling every few yards, crawling on hands and knees through slimy trenches, staggering up by the help of a comrade's arm and going on again with set jaws, and the cry of " No surrender!"- "From Bapaume to Passchendaele, 1917", Philip Gibbs.
- "The Altar Steps", Compton MacKenzie.
- "On the Seashore", R. Cadwallader Smith.