Part of speech:
Very small; diminutive
Having scant power or influence; of minor status:
Showing deferential or submissive respect:
(Archaic) Filled with pity or compassion.
Tending toward or characterized by cruelty or violence:
Very small; tiny.
Thin; lean; emaciated
Not important; insignificant or petty.
Of little importance or significance; petty; trifling
The definition of trivial is insignificant, or of no importance.
Marked by insufficient inhalation of air; weak:
Loud and firm; resounding:
Containing a large amount of shortening; flaky:
Very small; tiny
Characterized by excellence or distinction; eminent:
Very great in size, extent, or amount.
(Anthropology) Either of two kinship groups based on unilateral descent that together make up a tribe or society.
Too small to be seen by the unaided eye but large enough to be studied under a microscope.
Of a relatively small size; esp., of a size to fit in the pocket
Any scarcity or lack
An inhabitant of Lilliput
Of an ultramicroscope
Harsh in judgment; unkind.
made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth)
Confined or restricted
Petty is defined as something relatively worthless or unimportant.
The definition of base is something that forms a foundation.
Observing conventional proprieties in speech, behavior, or dress, especially in the avoidance of arousing sexual interest.
Of a size suitable to be carried in a pocket:
Selfish is defined as being focused only on yourself, or acting that way.
Short and slender. Used of a girl or woman.
(Slang) An insignificant person
Inclined to tolerate the beliefs or behavior of others; forbearing:
Very great in size, extent, or amount:
Lesser in seriousness or danger:
Small, delicately formed, and pretty; dainty
The definition of generous is kind and giving, or a large amount.
The definition of major is something that is greater, very consequential, serious or important.
Outstandingly good of its kind; of exceptional merit, virtue, etc.
(Music) characterised by the repetition and gradual alteration of short phrases.
Of little force or validity; having slight foundation; feeble
The definition of benevolent is enjoying helping others or someone whose primary characteristic is being warm or friendly.
Of exceedingly great size, extent, or quantity.
Not adequate in quality or quantity; inferior:
Not significant or important enough to be worth considering; trifling.
Characterized by the music of the “peaceful” pipe rather than of the “warlike” drums, trumpets, etc.; hence, peaceful or tranquil
(Chiefly Southern US) Sickly; ill.
The definition of remote is something that is far away in place or time or a place that is located away from the populated areas.
Very little, very few.
Not great in diameter or cross section; fine:
A very small quantity; jot
A normally proportioned person with small stature, usually defined as reaching an adult height less than 4'10". [from later 19th c.]
Willing to experience new and exotic things (often controversial things) without judging them beforehand.
Of, pertaining to, or made by or for dwarves.
So weak as to be difficult to perceive;
Of little value or importance; trifling; trivial
(Mathematics) Capable of having values approaching zero as a limit.
Of or designating a partnership in which the liability of certain of its partners is limited to the amount of their individual investments
With limited margin; with barely enough space, time, etc.; barely successful
Something not worth arguing about.
Inconveniently small, narrow, etc.
Lacking in volume, intensity, etc.; faint
Fewness; small number
The definition of famous is someone or something that is very well known by a lot of people.
Carefully or delicately made or done:
Ranked near the beginning of an ascending series or scale:
Low in rank or social importance.
Impossible or difficult to perceive by the mind or senses:
Too small or insignificant to be observed or have any value; negligible
Insufficient; not enough
Void of essence, or real being.
Having little intensity or strength; faint:
The definition of homeopathic is a type of alternative medicine that fights an illness with a remedy that, in a healthy person and at higher doses, would create symptoms like those of the illness.
The definition of inadequate is someone or something that is lacking in something desired or required.
- Petite has specific application to a girl or woman who is small and trim in figure
- Miniature applies to a copy, model, representation, etc. on a very small scale miniature model cars
- Minute and the more informal tiny suggest that which is extremely diminutive, often to the degree that it can be discerned only by close scrutiny a minute, or tiny, difference
- Diminutive implies extreme, sometimes delicate, smallness or littleness the diminutive Lilliputians
- Small and little are often used interchangeably, but small is preferred with reference to something concrete of less than the usual quantity, size, amount, value, importance, etc. a small man, tax, audience, matter, etc. and little more often applies to absolute concepts he has his little faults, in expressing tenderness, indulgence, etc. the little dear, and in connoting insignificance, meanness, pettiness, etc. of little importance
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