Part of speech:
A number or quantity having a value that is intermediate between other numbers or quantities, especially an arithmetic mean or average.
(informal) small and of little importance
Not important; insignificant or petty.
The definition of petty is someone who gets caught up in small details.
So trifling or trivial as to be beneath one's consideration.
Lacking importance or significance; trifling:
Very small; tiny
The definition of measly is something that is so small that it is almost insulting.
Find another word for picayune. In this page you can discover 14 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for picayune, like: mean, niggling, unimportant, trivial, petty, piddling, piffling, little, small, fiddling and footling.