Puny Synonyms and Antonyms

pyo͝o'nē

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Synonyms for Puny

Limited in importance or significance; trivial:
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Extremely small:
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The definition of trivial is insignificant, or of no importance.
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The definition of slight is a small amount or someone that is fragile or has little weight or substance.
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Very subtle in difference or distinction.
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Unable to withstand temptation, urgency, persuasion, etc.; easily impressed, moved, or overcome; accessible; vulnerable.
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Not elaborate or ornate; simple:
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The definition of diminutive is small or tiny.
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Lacking physical or emotional strength; delicate:
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Small in size; not big, large, or great
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Of little significance or importance.
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The definition of petty is someone who gets caught up in small details.
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The definition of thin is having little depth, being lean or not having a lot of something.
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In horse management an unsound horse is one suffering ill-health that affects its suitability for its intended work.
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Of lower quality
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Small or inadequate; not generous, or of a garment, very small, light, or revealing.
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Of less than normal or sufficient size.
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Not solid or heavy; flimsy; light
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Not strong or substantial; slight:
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To be pitied.
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(Informal) Contemptibly slight, worthless, or skimpy
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The definition of flimsy is something which is lacking in strength or thin and easily broken.
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Not firm or strong physically; weak; feeble, as from old age
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Not substantial
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Extremely scanty; meager.
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The definition of meager is something that is thin, scanty or not enough.
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Inadequate in size or amount; not enough; meager
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Not covering a considerable amount of the body:
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Stinging or capable of stinging
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Having the characteristics of a runt
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Resembling shrimp; shrimplike.
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Characterized by atrophy
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Lacking vigor or strength; feeble or weak:
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Weakened or worn out from age or wear
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Antonyms for Puny

Of exceedingly great size, extent, or quantity.
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Giant is defined as of great size, strength or mind.
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Understanding and tolerant; liberal:
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Having or expressing a meaning:
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Words Related to Puny

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Conspicuous in position, wealth, or importance; prominent:
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Containing a considerable percentage of alcohol:
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Being more than is usual, required, or permitted:
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Find another word for puny. In this page you can discover 49 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for puny, like: small, tiny, trivial, feeble, slight, delicate, weak, spare, diminutive, fragile and little.