How to Pronounce slight?

Correct pronunciation for the word "slight" is [slˈa͡ɪt], [slˈa‍ɪt], [s_l_ˈaɪ_t].

"Slight" in context

Slight denotes having very little size, degree, or amount. It's also used to describe something as small but noticeable. In linguistics, the word slight refers to a change in a pronunciation that doesn't cause a change in the meaning of a word. In social and medical contexts, slight may be used to refer to a minor physical problem or injury.

Slight can also be used to describe someone's attitude. To slight someone means to disregard or ignore that person. On the other hand, to be slighted could mean being ignored or overlooked.

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