how to pronounce slightly

/ˈslaɪtliː/

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the above transcription of slightly is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

slightly frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word slightly occurs in english on average 54.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

slightly is pronounced in two syllables

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slaɪtl

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An example use of slightly in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… venture is slightly different it's for …”

meanings of slightly

adverb:

  1. Slenderly; delicately.
  2. To a small extent or degree.

words with pronunciation similar to slightly

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