slight translation English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "slight" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective /slait/
small; not great; not serious or severe
pequeño, ligero
a slight breeze We have a slight problem.
(of a person) slim and delicate-looking
It seemed too heavy a load for such a slight woman.
slightest adjective (often in negative sentences, questions etc) least possible; any at all
I haven’t the slightest idea where he is The slightest difficulty seems to upset her.
slighting adjective insulting; disrespectful
despreciativo, menospreciativo
He made rather a slighting remark about her parents.
slightingly adverb
de manera despreciativa
slightly adverb to a small extent
I’m still slightly worried about it.
He was a slightly-built young man.
in the slightest (in negative sentences, questions etc) at all
en absoluto
You haven’t upset me in the slightest That doesn’t worry me in the slightest.
(Definition of slight from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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