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English definition of “slight”

slight

adjective (THIN)    /slaɪt/
(of people) thin and delicate: Like most long-distance runners she is very slight.Thin or slender (of people)Not fit and healthyNarrow and thin slightness     /ˈslaɪt.nəs/ noun [U] Thin or slender (of people)Not fit and healthyNarrow and thin
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