Synonyms of slight in English:
1 the chance of success is slight
small, modest, little, tiny, minute, inappreciable, imperceptible, infinitesimal, hardly worth mentioning, negligible, inconsiderable, insignificant, minimal, marginal;
[Antonyms] big, considerable
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he was convinced that he had been socially slighted
insult, snub, rebuff, repulse, spurn, treat disrespectfully, give someone the cold shoulder, cold-shoulder, brush off, turn one's back on, keep at arm's length, disregard, ignore, cut (dead), neglect, take no notice of, disdain, scorn
informal , dated give someone the go-by
rare misprize, scout
[Antonyms] respect, welcome
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she often started rows in response to what she saw as slights on Nicky's part
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