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slightly

adverb uk   /ˈslaɪt.li/ us  

slightly adverb (SMALL IN AMOUNT)

B2 a little: She's slightly taller than her sister. I'm slightly upset she forgot my birthday. I'm slightly worried that she'll get lost on the way.
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slightly adverb (THIN)

Someone who is slightly built is thin and delicate.
Translations of “slightly”
in Korean 약간…
in Arabic قَليلاً…
in Portuguese ligeiramente…
in Catalan lleugerament, una mica…
in Japanese 少し, わずかに…
in Italian leggermente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 少量, 稍微,略微…
in Russian немного, слегка…
in Turkish birazcık, azıcık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 少量, 稍微,略微…
in Polish odrobinę, trochę…
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