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English definition of “slight”

slight

verb [T]     /slaɪt/
to insult someone by not paying them any attention or treating them as if they are not important: I felt slighted when my boss thanked everyone but me for their hard work.Insults and abuseTreating people or animals badlyNeglecting and ignoringNot paying attentionTreating as unimportant slighted     /ˈslaɪ.tɪd/ US  /-t̬ɪd/ adjective
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