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slight
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 10
1. Slightly.
Part of Speech: noun
1. Sleight.
3. Not decidedly marked; not forcible; inconsiderable; unimportant; insignificant; not severe; weak; gentle; -- applied in a great variety of circumstances; as, a slight ( i. e., feeble) effort; a slight ( i. e., perishable) structure; a slight ( i. e., not deep) impression; a slight ( i. e., not convincing) argument; a slight ( i. e., not thorough) examination; slight ( i. e., not severe) pain, and the like.
Part of Speech: superlative
1. Not stout or heavy; slender.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
3. To throw heedlessly.
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