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Slightly, to some degree and not completely - thesaurus

Synonyms

slightly

adverb

not very much, only a little

fairly

adverb

to some degree, but not completely or extremely

partly

adverb

to some degree, but not completely

somewhat

adverb

to some degree but not to a large degree

quite

adverb

fairly but not very

a little

to a small degree

mildly

adverb

slightly but not very

vaguely

adverb

slightly

pretty

adverb

mainly spoken fairly

a bit

slightly or a little

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a bit

to a limited degree

a mite

slightly

as far as it goes

used for saying that something is good or true only to a limited degree

a tad

informal slightly

a touch

noun

slightly

a trifle

slightly

faintly

adverb

slightly

fractionally

adverb

by a very small amount: slightly

half

adjective

used for saying that something happens partly but not completely, or that something is partly in a particular state

half the fun/problem/trouble etc. with something

a large part of the fun/problem/trouble etc. that is involved in something

halfway

adverb

informal to a reasonable degree

in large/no small measure

to a great degree

in part

to some degree

ish

adverb

spoken slightly: used in answer to a question

(just) that little bit easier/more comfortable etc.

easier/more comfortable etc. by a small but important amount

little

adverb

not very often, or only to a small degree

marginally

adverb

by only a very small amount

minutely

adverb

in a very slight or small way

moderately

adverb

to some degree but not to a great degree

modestly

adverb

to a small degree

narrowly

adverb

by a very small amount

next to

used before negative words to mean “almost but not completely

not all that good/bad/big etc.

used for saying that something is not very good/bad/big etc.

not altogether

not completely

not especially

not very

not so

not very

not too

not very

not very

used before adjectives and adverbs for saying that something is only slightly true or that it is not true at all

on the fat/thin/heavy etc. side

slightly fat/thin/heavy etc.

part-

prefix

to some degree, but not completely: used with some nouns and adjectives

partially

adverb

not completely

quite

adverb

used after a negative word to mean that something is not exactly correct or clear

rather

adverb

to a fairly large degree

reasonably

adverb

to a fairly high degree, level, or standard

remotely

adverb

slightly, or in a very small way

semi-

prefix

partly but not completely: used with some adjectives and nouns

so far

up to a particular point or degree

some

adverb

Americanvery informal used for saying that something happens to a certain degree but not very much

sort of

slightly, or in some ways

to a lesser extent/degree

less strongly, or not as much

to a lesser/greater extent

used for saying that something is less true/more true than a previous statement

tolerably

adverb

formal to a small degree but not very much

to some/a certain/a limited extent

partly, but not completely

up to a point

to some degree, but not completely

well-nigh

adverb

informal nearly but not completely

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