Associations to the word «Slightly»


SLIGHTLY, adverb. Slenderly; delicately.
SLIGHTLY, adverb. To a small extent or degree.

Dictionary definition

SLIGHTLY, adverb. 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".
SLIGHTLY, adverb. In a slim or slender manner; "a slenderly built woman"; "slightly built".

Wise words

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy