adjective, slight·er, slight·est.
verb (used with object)
Words nearby slight
Origin of slight
SYNONYMS FOR slight
OTHER WORDS FROM slight
Examples from the Web for slighted
Diamond is slighted with a trip to a mall in South Carolina.How Bad Was 'The Unauthorized Saved By the Bell Story'?|Kevin Fallon|September 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Salem the prep school kid felt so slighted by a paltry $3 million bonus in 2011 that he left the firm.Too Big to Jail: Confessions of a Goldman Sachs Brat|Michael Daly|June 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Stefani, you have disrespected and slighted the entire Native American people with your counterfeit portrayal of our heritage.The Uproar Over No Doubt’s Native American Video Gaffe|Tricia Romano|November 6, 2012|DAILY BEAST
And notoriously demanding Iowa voters can be unforgiving when they feel a candidate has slighted them by spending time elsewhere.
But when he saw that the new-comer was St. Christopher, who had slighted his counsel, he refused to admit him.Zigzag Journeys in Europe|Hezekiah Butterworth
Frank's mother would never have been slighted as she was but for her.Emma|Jane Austen
Sybilla would not believe but that he had slighted, ill-used, deceived her.Olive|Dinah Maria Craik, (AKA Dinah Maria Mulock)
Pope never felt with Eloisa, and, therefore, slighted his own affected effusions.The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. in Nine Volumes|Samuel Johnson
Such indications must never be slighted in spoken explanations.Public Speaking|Clarence Stratton
British Dictionary definitions for slighted
Derived forms of slightslightness, noun
Word Origin for slight
Idioms and Phrases with slighted
see in the least (slightest).