Slight and Small


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Slight adjective – Lacking importance.
Usage example: a slight comedy that did nothing to further her career

Small is a synonym for slight in slim topic. In some cases you can use "Small" instead the word "Slight" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like fine, distant. popular alternative
Nearby Words: slightly, slighted, slighting, slightingly
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Small adjective – Of a size that is less than average.
Usage example: a small cat who never weighed more than five pounds

Slight is a synonym for small in fine topic. You can use "Slight" instead the word "Small" as an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as short, quantity, little, distant. popular alternative
Nearby Word: smallish
Synonyms for Small

Things that words describes

girl slight girl small girl
change slight change small change
problem slight problem small problem
amount slight amount small amount
Other nouns: chance, degree, example, bit, hole, changes.
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