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Principal Translations
InglésEspañol
slightly advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (somewhat)un poco advadverbio: Describe al verbo, al adjetivo o a otro adverbio ("corre [b]rápidamente[/b]", "sucede [b]ahora[/b]", "[b]muy[/b] extraño").
  algo advadverbio: Describe al verbo, al adjetivo o a otro adverbio ("corre [b]rápidamente[/b]", "sucede [b]ahora[/b]", "[b]muy[/b] extraño").
 I'm feeling slightly tired after the walk.
 Estoy un poco cansado después del paseo.
 Estoy algo cansado después del paseo.
 
Additional Translations
InglésEspañol
slightly advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (lightly)suavemente, ligeramente advadverbio: Describe al verbo, al adjetivo o a otro adverbio ("corre [b]rápidamente[/b]", "sucede [b]ahora[/b]", "[b]muy[/b] extraño").
 He touched her slightly to get her attention.
 La tocó suavemente para captar su atención.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2020:

Compound Forms:
InglésEspañol
limp slightly viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (walk with a hobble)cojear ligeramente vi + adv
 Despite years of physiotherapy John still limps slightly.
 A pesar de años de fisioterapia, Juan cojea ligeramente.
slightly acidic adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (a little sharp, a bit sour)ligeramente ácido loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar").
 Lemonade can be slightly acidic, depending on how it is made.
 No le pongo demasiada azúcar, me gusta que la limonada quede ligeramente ácida.
  levemente agrio loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar").
slightly acidic adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (containing acid)ligeramente ácido loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar").
 The mixture was only slightly acidic, but it was enough for the experiment.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Sólo cuando la solución alcanza un pH ligeramente ácido se produce el viraje del indicador.
slightly salted adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (food: some salt added)con poca sal loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar").
 I prefer slightly salted butter for general use, and unsalted when I'm baking cakes.
 Prefiero la mantequilla con poca sal para uso general y la sin sal para hacer tartas.
  ligeramente salado loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar").
slightly yellow adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (a bit discoloured, off-white)amarillento/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa [b]grande[/b]", "mujer [b]alta[/b]").
 Drinking a lot of tea can stain your teeth slightly yellow.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Eran cartas muy viejas, se habían tornado amarillentas con el paso de los años.
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Collocations: slightly [over, less than] [half], is slightly off [center, kilter], is slightly different from the [rest, others, norm], more...

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