EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈslaɪtɪst/
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  • Hyphenation: slight‧est

AdjectiveEdit

slightest

  1. superlative form of slight: most slight.
    • 1918, W. B. Maxwell, chapter 23, in The Mirror and the Lamp:
      The slightest effort made the patient cough. He would stand leaning on a stick and holding a hand to his side, and when the paroxysm had passed it left him shaking.

VerbEdit

slightest

  1. (archaic) second-person singular simple present form of slight