slightly


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slight·ly

 (slīt′lē)
adv.
1. To a small degree or extent; somewhat.
2. Slenderly; delicately: slightly built.

slightly

(ˈslaɪtlɪ)
adv
in small measure or degree
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.slightly - to a small degree or extent; "his arguments were somewhat self-contradictory"; "the children argued because one slice of cake was slightly larger than the other"
2.slightly - in a slim or slender manner; "a slenderly built woman"; "slightly built"

slightly

adverb a little, a bit, somewhat, moderately, marginally, a shade, to some degree, on a small scale, to some extent or degree The house they moved to was slightly larger.
Translations
بِنَحافَهقَلِيلاًقليلا، الى حد بسيط
nepatrněsubtilnětrochu
lidt
hieman
malo
lítillegasmá-, smágerîur
わずかに
약간
subtílne
malce
lätt
อย่างเล็กน้อย
azıcıkbirazıcıknarince
một chút

slightly

[ˈslaɪtlɪ] ADV
1. (= a little) [different, uneasy, deaf, damp, damaged] → ligeramente, un poco; [rise, fall, improve] → ligeramente, levemente, un poco; [change, cool, rain] → ligeramente, un poco
slightly betteralgo mejor, un poco mejor
he hesitated ever so slightlyvaciló apenas un poco
she was slightly injuredresultó levemente herida
slightly lessun poco menos
he looks slightly like James Deanguarda un ligero parecido con James Dean, se parece un poco a James Dean
slightly moreun poco más
"do you know him?" - "only slightly"-¿lo conoces? -sólo un poco
it smells slightly of vanillahuele un poco a vainilla, tiene un ligero olor a vainilla
2. (= slenderly)
slightly builtdelgado, menudo, de constitución delgada or menuda

slightly

[ˈslaɪtli] adv
(= a little) → légèrement, un peu
This one is slightly easier → Celui-ci est légèrement plus facile., Celui-ci est un peu plus facile.
slightly built → fluet(te)

slightly

adv
slightly built or made (person)zierlich
(= to a slight extent)etwas, ein klein(es) bisschen; knowflüchtig; smellleicht, etwas; slightly injuredleicht verletzt; he hesitated ever so slightlyer zögerte fast unmerklich

slightly

[ˈslaɪtlɪ] adv
a. (better, nervous) → leggermente
I know her slightly → la conosco appena
b. slightly builtesile

slight

(slait) adjective
1. small; not great; not serious or severe. a slight breeze; We have a slight problem.
2. (of a person) slim and delicate-looking. It seemed too heavy a load for such a slight woman.
ˈslightest adjective
(often in negative sentences, questions etc) least possible; any at all. I haven't the slightest idea where he is; The slightest difficulty seems to upset her.
ˈslighting adjective
insulting; disrespectful. He made rather a slighting remark about her parents.
ˈslightingly adverb
ˈslightly adverb
1. to a small extent. I'm still slightly worried about it.
2. slenderly. slightly built.
in the slightest
(in negative sentences, questions etc) at all. You haven't upset me in the slightest; That doesn't worry me in the slightest.

slightly

قَلِيلاً nepatrně lidt leicht ελαφρά levemente hieman légèrement malo leggermente わずかに 약간 enigszins svakt nieznacznie levemente незначительно lätt อย่างเล็กน้อย azıcık một chút 些微地
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And quickly catching up a candlestick, he left us slightly bewildered.
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