Roleset id: slim.02 , to reduce, melt off, lose weight, Source: , vncls: , framnet: slim.02: SLIM-V NOTES: frame by Perryn. Member of Vncls other_cos-45.4. (from slim.02-v)
Arg0-PAG: causer (vnrole: 45.4-Agent)
Arg1-PPT: entity slimming down (vnrole: 45.4-Patient)
Toymaker Mattel, Inc. refined Barbie's gravity-defying proportions by *PRO* slimming her bust and hips and widening her waist, as well as *PRO* giving her a new nose.
Arg0: *PRO* -- Toymaker Mattel
Arg1: her bust and hips
Roleset id: slim_down.01 , to reduce, melt off, lose weight, Source: , vncls: , framnet: slim_down.01: SLIM_DOWN-V NOTES: Frames file for 'slim' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus.frame created by Olga (from slim.01-v predicate notes)
Arg1-PPT: entity slimming down
person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: participle
But Akzo is still slimming down : It recently announced plans [*] to eliminate about 1,700 fiber-related jobs in the Netherlands and West Germany .
Rel: [ slimming] [ down]