AskDefine | Define slightness

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slightness

Noun

1 the quality of being unimportant and petty or frivolous [syn: pettiness, triviality]
2 smallness of stature [syn: delicacy]
3 the property of an attractively thin person [syn: slenderness, slimness]

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English

Noun

slightness
  1. The poperty of being slight, smallness, petitness
    Poor nutrition explained his slightness.
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