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slighting

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slighting

adjective slight·ing \ˈslī-tiŋ\

Definition of SLIGHTING

:  characterized by disregard or disrespect :  disparaging <a slighting remark>
slight·ing·ly adverb

Examples of SLIGHTING

  1. <slighting remarks about the general lack of musical talent among the contestants>

First Known Use of SLIGHTING

1632

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