Definition of slight verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    slight

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//slaɪt//
     
    [usually passive]slight somebodyVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they slight
     
    he / she / it slights
     
    past simple slighted
     
    -ing form slighting
     
     
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  1. 1to treat someone rudely or without respect synonym insult
  2. 2 She felt slighted because she hadn't been invited.
  3. NAmE//slaɪtɪŋ//
     
    adjective [only before noun] slighting remarks
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: slight

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