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Overview of noun slight

The noun slight has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) rebuff, slight

(a deliberate discourteous act (usually as an expression of anger or disapproval))

Overview of verb slight

The verb slight has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. slight, cold-shoulder

(pay no attention to, disrespect; "She cold-shouldered her ex-fiance")

Overview of adj slight

The adj slight has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. little, slight

((quantifier used with mass nouns) small in quantity or degree; not much or almost none or (with `a') at least some; "little rain fell in May"; "gave it little thought"; "little time is left"; "we still have little money"; "a little hope remained"; "there's slight chance that it will work"; "there's a slight chance it will work")

2. flimsy, fragile, slight, tenuous, thin

(lacking substance or significance; "slight evidence"; "a tenuous argument"; "a thin plot"; a fragile claim to fame")

3. slender, slight, slim, svelte

(being of delicate or slender build; "she was slender as a willow shoot is slender"- Frank Norris; "a slim girl with straight blonde hair"; "watched her slight figure cross the street") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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