slighting


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slight·ing

 (slī′tĭng)
adj.
Conveying or constituting a slight; belittling: a slighting look.

slight′ing·ly adv.

slighting

(ˈslaɪtɪŋ)
adj
characteristic of a slight; disparaging; disdainful: in a slighting manner.
ˈslightingly adv

slight•ing

(ˈslaɪ tɪŋ)

adj.
derogatory and disparaging; belittling.
[1605–15]
slight′ing•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.slighting - tending to diminish or disparage; "belittling comments"; "managed a deprecating smile at the compliment"; "deprecatory remarks about the book"; "a slighting remark"
uncomplimentary - tending to (or intended to) detract or disparage

slighting

slighting

adjective
Translations
مُزْدَرٍ، مُسْتَخِف، مُهين
urážlivý
lítilsvirîandi
hor görücüküçümseyici

slighting

[ˈslaɪtɪŋ] ADJdespreciativo, menospreciativo

slighting

adj (= offensive)kränkend; (= disparaging) behaviourgeringschätzig; remarkabschätzig, abfällig

slighting

[ˈslaɪtɪŋ] adjoffensivo/a

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.