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slighted

verb
past tense of slight

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1 to cause hurt feelings or deep resentment in
  • the dancers felt slighted by the harsh comments of the judges

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2 to deliberately ignore or treat rudely
  • as a temp worker, she often feels slighted by the people she has to work with

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4 to fail to give proper attention to
  • slighted several major authors in her survey of 20th-century fiction

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“Slighted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/slighted. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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