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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Slightly  \Slight"ly\,  adv 
  1.  In  a  slight  manner. 
 
  2.  Slightingly;  negligently.  [Obs.]  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  slightly 
  adv  1:  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" 
  [syn:  {somewhat}] 
  2:  in  a  slim  or  slender  manner;  "a  slenderly  built  woman"; 
  "slightly  built"  [syn:  {slenderly},  {slimly}] 




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