The definition of slight is a small amount or someone that is fragile or has little weight or substance.(adjective)
See slight in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME (northern dial.) sliht < OE, kin to OHG sleht, straight, smooth: for IE base see slick
See slight in American Heritage Dictionary 4
adjective slight·er, slight·est
Origin: Middle English, slender, smooth
Origin: , possibly of Scandinavian origin; see lei- in Indo-European roots.
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