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Portuguese translation of “lightly”

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lightly

adverb
 
/ˈlaɪt·li/
B1 gently, without force
levemente
He kissed her lightly on the cheek.
not much
levemente
I like lightly cooked vegetables.
Translations of “lightly”
in Korean 부드럽게, 가볍게…
in Arabic بِخِفّة, قَليلاً…
in Catalan suaument, lleugerament…
in Japanese そっと, 軽く…
in Italian leggermente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 輕輕地, 稍稍地, 少許…
in Russian слегка, едва, чуть-чуть…
in Turkish hafifçe, nazikçe, azıcık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 轻轻地, 稍稍地, 少许…
in Polish lekko…
(Definition of lightly from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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