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English definition of “slice”


noun (PIECE)    /slaɪs/
A2 [C] a flat , often thin , piece of food that has been cut from a larger piece : a slice of bread / cake cucumber / lemon slices Would you like another slice of ham / beef ?Words meaning small pieces and amounts C2 [S] a part of something, such as an amount of money : We agreed before we did the deal that we'd both take an equal slice of the profit . The film presents us with a fascinating slice of history .Words meaning parts of things [C] a kitchen utensil with a wide blade , used for serving pieces of food : a cake / fish sliceKitchen utensils
(Definition of slice noun (PIECE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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