Textual thesaurus for "slight"

(adj) slender, slim, svelte

being of delicate or slender build

she was slender as a willow shoot is slender- Frank Norris; a slim girl with straight blonde hair; watched her slight figure cross the street

(adj) little

(quantifier used with mass nouns) small in quantity or degree; not much or almost none or (with `a') at least some

little rain fell in May; gave it little thought; little time is left; we still have little money; a little hope remained; there's slight chance that it will work; there's a slight chance it will work

(adj) tenuous, thin, fragile, flimsy

lacking substance or significance

slight evidence; a tenuous argument; a thin plot; a fragile claim to fame

(noun) rebuff

a deliberate discourteous act (usually as an expression of anger or disapproval)

(verb) cold-shoulder

pay no attention to, disrespect

She cold-shouldered her ex-fiance