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Noun
Insulting and offensive language
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Noun
Plural for an insult, or that which is interpreted as one
“He considered it a slight that Dr. Goering had approached him through another Hottentot chief whom he considered his inferior.”
Noun
Plural for a snub or rejection, or that which is interpreted as one
“It will be great proof to him that you have not, by any means, put a slight on his advances toward you.”
Verb
To speak to or treat with disrespect or scorn
“Literary critics would slight this book and its predecessor.”
Verb
To snub or reject someone or something contemptuously
“In his youth, he was much enamored of a peasant girl called Bridget Cruise, who, however, was unpoetic enough to slight his advances.”
Verb
To disregard as unimportant or insignificant
“I could never have thought you would have shown me so much disrespect as to slight my request.”
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