slight - Dictionary definition and meaning for word slight
Give slight importance or attention.Ur putting someone in slight(minority) hence humiliating.
SLIGHT can be taken as Sex in LIGHT. So during the course, the girl may protest ,as she feels "DISRESPECT" and say to put off light- but BOY "doesnt paid attention" .
sl(slap) + ight(tight) --> insult or offence
If u dont give a slight(small) respect to ur parents, then slight them i.e insult to their dignity.
sometimes with our friends ,we deliberately insult someone with disrespect and later we say "light ra"(take it easy)...s'light'
when you have a bad fight you try to say something that is an "insult to one's dignity" or snub the other rightaway !