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On this page you'll find 95 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to slightness, such as: absence, dearth, inadequacy, loss, paucity, and poverty.

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How to use slightness in a sentence

  • The apparent slightness of these English changes reveals their deliberate subtlety.

    Solomon and Solomonic Literature | Moncure Daniel Conway
  • But the slightness of structure which allowed voices to be heard within the lodge also allowed them to be heard without.

    Trevlyn Hold | Mrs. Henry Wood
  • The death of his sweetheart forces one man to reflect anew on the slightness of life's pleasures and the depth of life's griefs.

    A Mere Accident | George Moore
  • But chiefly he slept, dreaming little because of his loss of blood and the slightness of his food.

    Tales of Space and Time | Herbert George Wells
  • Height and length of limb give distinction; slightness gives grace; women are squat!

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