adverb to a small degree or extent
somewhat; more or less.
- his arguments were somewhat self-contradictory
- the children argued because one slice of cake was slightly larger than the other
adverb in a slim or slender manner
- a slenderly built woman
- slightly built
- In a slight manner.
- Slightingly; negligently. Obs.
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"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."
-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.
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