Translation of "lightly" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

lightly

adverb (GENTLY) 輕輕地 uk us /ˈlaɪt.li/

gently or using very little of something

輕輕地;稍稍地;少許
She patted him lightly on the shoulder. 她輕輕地拍了拍他的肩膀。
Dust the cake lightly with icing sugar. 在蛋糕上稍微撒上一點糖霜。

If food is lightly cooked, it is cooked for only a short time

稍微(烹調)一下;嫩(炒)地
lightly cooked vegetables 燒得很嫩的蔬菜

(Translation of “lightly adverb (GENTLY)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)