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British English: /slʌɪt/
American English: /slaɪt/

Translation of slight in German:


  • 1
    schwach (Hoffnung, Aussichten, Wirkung)
    gedämpft (Optimismus)
    gering (Bedeutung)
    have only a slight acquaintance with something
    etwas nur oberflächlich kennen
    on the slightest pretext
    unter dem geringsten Vorwand
    the slightest thing makes her nervous
    die kleinste Kleinigkeit macht sie nervös
  • 2 (scanty) with but slight inconvenience
    ohne größere Unannehmlichkeiten
    pay somebody slight attention
    jemanden kaum beachten
  • 4not in the slightest not the slightest …
    nicht der/die/das Geringste …
    I haven't the slightest idea
    ich habe nicht die leiseste Ahnung

transitive verb


  • (on somebody's character, reputation, good name) Verunglimpfung Fem. on Gen.
    (on somebody's abilities) Herabsetzung Fem. on Gen.
    (lack of courtesy) Affront Mask. (on gegen)
    (neglect) Nichtachtung Fem.

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