Quotes of slightly

  1. You are still lucky- you have a certain type of people who keep buying your music- but then you can get typecast and have to keep making that same music, and you can change only slightly It's risky to bounce around and change your type of music. – Randy Bachman
  2. And frankly, being a woman I think gives me a slightly different take on a lot of the issues and on a lot of the solutions to the problems we face. – Carol Moseley Braun
  3. The only compensation, gained through the influence of nongovernmental organizations, consisted in slightly broadening for private individuals the possibility of access and appeal to the agencies enforcing the Covenant concerned with civil and political rights. – Rene Cassin
  4. It is always better to be slightly underdressed. – Coco Chanel
  5. Motion pictures are the art form of the 20th century, and one of the reasons is the fact that films are a slightly corrupted artform. They fit this century- they combine Art and business! – Roger Corman
  6. Well, with the French language, which I understood and spoke, however imperfectly, and read in great quantities, at certain times, the matter I suppose was slightly different from either Latin or Greek. – Robert Fitzgerald
  7. My favorite part of a roller -coaster ride is when you're going up and you're slightly scared and really excited. You don't know what's coming next but you know it's going to be good. You can't handle it, go on the carousel. – Gina Gershon
  8. Everybody that loves Nancy loves it in a slightly condescending way. Nancy is comics reduced to their most elemental level. – Bill Griffith
  9. It's really important to remember that most people in the public eye are human for a start and a lot of things that you read in the media get slightly misconstrued and manipulated. – Geri Halliwell
  10. Amour is the one human activity of any importance in which laughter and pleasure preponderate, if ever so slightly over misery and pain. – Aldous Huxley
  11. Whatever happened to the tomboy I used to be, the slightly rebellious rocker? – Brenda Lee
  12. My parents didn't want me to be a regular in a series. I was a working actor from time to time but they thought was a little too much being a star of a series. They wanted me to have a slightly more normal childhood. – Harry Shearer
  13. A great book should leave you with many experiences, and slightly exhausted. You should live several lives while reading it. – William Styron

Usage examples for slightly

  1. The reply was very slightly stronger. – Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet by Harold Leland Goodwin
  2. Instead, he laughed slightly to himself. – A Man and His Money by Frederic Stewart Isham
  3. When at last he spoke his mind to her, she listened gravely with a slightly flushed face and a thoughtful look in her eyes. – By Right of Purchase by Harold Bindloss
  4. Now it wabbled slightly – The Pirates of Ersatz by Murray Leinster
  5. " Yet they will give their age as eighteen," replied Tavernay, and his voice trembled ever so slightly and we shall ask no questions." – The Truants by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  6. He turned his head slightly and took in the group at the other end of the room. – My Little Sister by Elizabeth Robins
  7. Andrew bowed slightly and looked her straight in the face. – Jeanne of the Marshes by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  8. " I tell you there is nothing seriously the matter with the young lady, though she does not recover as rapidly as I had expected; her nervous system seems slightly affected. – Won from the Waves by W.H.G. Kingston
  9. " Of course they are doing good, Mrs. Hulver," said Eola, as if she were slightly shocked. – The Outcaste by F. E. Penny
  10. Slightly and by reputation- a great reputation. – Mrs. Red Pepper by Grace S. Richmond
  11. " Why, I think I'm slightly related, Mr. Penny. – Star-Dust A Story of an American Girl by Fannie Hurst
  12. Karl looked too, saw the firm line of the young girl's rosy lips, and slightly raised his eyebrows. – Outpost by J.G. Austin
  13. They were standing upon the farther side, directly opposite the door, and both bowed slightly as we approached. – My Lady of the North by Randall Parrish
  14. Maltravers sighed slightly and half turned away. – Ernest Maltravers, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  15. I am also acquainted- but very slightly with Mrs. Carstairs. – Afterwards by Kathlyn Rhodes
  16. A slightly higher stage of water, however, would have made many such rapids. – Through the Grand Canyon from Wyoming to Mexico by E. L. Kolb
  17. I know the next- door people slightly – Doctor Luttrell's First Patient by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  18. Manicamp began to smile, and moved his head and shoulders very slightly as much as to say, " Oh, if you will positively have it so-" " But speak, at all events," said the princess, out of patience; " speak!" – Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
  19. She moved her shoulders slightly as she put the question. – The Monk of Hambleton by Armstrong Livingston
  20. He did raise his right arm slightly but then he hesitated, and allowed it to fall again between him and his sister. – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope

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