What does slighting mean?

Definitions for slighting
ˈslaɪ tɪŋslight·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. belittling, deprecating, deprecative, deprecatory, depreciative, depreciatory, slightingadjective

    tending to diminish or disparage

    "belittling comments"; "managed a deprecating smile at the compliment"; "deprecatory remarks about the book"; "a slighting remark"

Wiktionary

  1. slightingadjective

    In the manner of a slight; belittling, deprecative

Webster Dictionary

  1. Slighting

    of Slight

  2. Slightingadjective

    characterized by neglect or disregard

Freebase

  1. Slighting

    A slighting is the deliberate destruction, partial or complete, of a fortification without opposition. Sometimes, such as during the Wars of Scottish Independence and the English Civil War, the intention was to render the structure unusable as a fortress.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of slighting in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of slighting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of slighting in a Sentence

  1. Karen Sanderson:

    It's hard enough to maintain good habits on your own, but when you have people putting things in front of you and trying to insist that you try them, or saying things like' I worked so hard on this casserole' or whatever, like you're slighting them personally, and I just find it a little annoying, to say the least.

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