How to use Sliced in a sentence as an adjective

The image is sliced into small areas and a probabilistic matcher finds other areas that are similar. This way similar areas only have to be stored once.

I had one client who would show the video around in his office like it was the greatest thing since sliced bread. At first, I thought the reaction was sarcastic, but I realized after the 3rd time showing another employee, and his elderly father, that he was just genuinely impressed by it.

So Brin announces to the world that Google+ is the new sliced bread in 2011. Then he tells a small group of people that he thinks he personally should not have been involved with G+.

Loans were gathered, sliced up, and sold as instruments. Incredible complexity was introduced: witness the explosion of demand for financial engineers specializing in derivatives pricing.

Best thing since sliced bread, yadda yadda. I was completely spoiled for other kinds of work.

That is true whether you regard Java as a 60-pound weight or as the greatest thing since sliced bread. Remember, a programming language is just a tool, not a religion.

Maybe its the best thing since sliced bread, but if nobody uses it, what exactly is the point? !

At times it feels like that kid at the playground that spends half his time telling everyone how he's the best thing since sliced bread and cries himself to sleep at night wondering why no one will play with him and his monads. Don't get me wrong, Haskell looks like a great language with obvious qualities and I don't knock anyone for using it, to each his own, it's just the never ending publicity and proselytism that really rubs me wrong.

If I presented my code with the attitude that it is better than sliced bread, yeah, I would definitely feel wronged by my design being copied. I can sympathize with that.

I know what they're trying to communicate, but to beginners it comes off like "We've created the greatest thing since sliced bread - but we're not going to tell you how to use it - and if you would just take our word for it and blindly follow with no guidance you'll be a better developer". Which is really frustrating to hear, because it's like this thing seems so great, and smart people are all about it, but the only way to learn it is absolute misery.

Safety is important, Amazon will do whatever it can to prevent kids/adults from getting sliced by these blades but I think that this is inevitable. 6.

That might not seem like a big change, but when the chain added sliced apples to its menu, it immediately became one of the largest buyers of apples in the country. The company had to build up reserves of edamame before it introduced its Asian salad.

I definitely agree that ZFS is fantastic, the best thing since sliced bread and better than anything else ever to exist. However, I can only run btrfs on Ubuntu natively.

If that's what it takes to survive, I want to be cut open, sliced, probed, and, when everything else fails and I finally die, I want doctors to learn something from my death. I want them not to give up and, if they can't treat some condition, go out and invent a way to do it.

Yet another article proclaiming bash as garbage and zsh as the best thing since sliced bread.

Seems like he's not going to make everyone happy no matter how its sliced, so perhaps he should have just not done one?

As opposed to hipsters in armchairs proclaiming every release the greatest thing since sliced bread.

You've probably not met good business people but "idea guys" that, as you say, have the greatest idea since sliced bread and want you to build it for 5% equity. These people are a dime a dozen and generally worthless.

Otherwise, the farmer who sells a hog to the butcher that sells sliced ham to the mafia capo's wife also shares the *****. And even that presumes that the money to be laundered is profit from an unethical act, rather than one merely prohibited by government edict.

Yeah, being sliced open creates very long recovery times for people and is more likely to lead to infection, but that's just something we have to deal with. An incalculable number of lives have been saved through conventional surgery, so I really don't think we need to consider new methods."

Sliced definitions


prepared by cutting; "sliced tomatoes"; "sliced ham"; "chopped clams"; "chopped meat"; "shredded cabbage"

See also: chopped shredded


used of meat; cut into pieces for serving