Small synonyms

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Very small; diminutive
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Having scant power or influence; of minor status:
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Showing deferential or submissive respect:
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(Archaic) Filled with pity or compassion.
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Small; unimposing
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Tending toward or characterized by cruelty or violence:
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Serving to diminish.
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Not important; insignificant or petty.
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Of little importance or significance; petty; trifling
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The definition of trivial is insignificant, or of no importance.
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Very small; tiny.
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Thin; lean; emaciated
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Marked by insufficient inhalation of air; weak:
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Tiny.
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Characterized by excellence or distinction; eminent:
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Loud and firm; resounding:
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Dirty or squalid.
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(Anthropology) Either of two kinship groups based on unilateral descent that together make up a tribe or society.
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Any scarcity or lack
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(Disputed) minuscule
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Very small; tiny
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(Informal, US) Tiny and insignificant; small and undesirable.
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Petty is defined as something relatively worthless or unimportant.
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Containing a large amount of shortening; flaky:
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The definition of base is something that forms a foundation.
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Observing conventional proprieties in speech, behavior, or dress, especially in the avoidance of arousing sexual interest.
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Restrictive to individual choice and freedom.
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Too trivial or unimportant to be worthy of attention.
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Selfish is defined as being focused only on yourself, or acting that way.
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Of a size suitable to be carried in a pocket:
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Short and slender. Used of a girl or woman.
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Small, delicately formed, and pretty; dainty
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Harsh in judgment; unkind.
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An inhabitant of Lilliput
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Of an ultramicroscope
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Very great in size, extent, or amount.
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Not trivial.
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made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth)
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Confined or restricted
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Lesser in seriousness or danger:
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(Chemistry) (of an element) Combined with itself and with no other element; elemental.
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Of a relatively small size; esp., of a size to fit in the pocket
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Having the characteristics of a runt
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A small freshwater fish of the carp family.
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(Slang) An insignificant person
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(Uncountable) The state or quality of being small.
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Inclined to tolerate the beliefs or behavior of others; forbearing:
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Having the tendency to give; generous
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Very great in size, extent, or amount:
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Of exceedingly great size, extent, or quantity.
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The definition of generous is kind and giving, or a large amount.
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Having relevant and crucial value.
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The definition of major is something that is greater, very consequential, serious or important.
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Outstandingly good of its kind; of exceptional merit, virtue, etc.
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Made smaller by contraction.
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Too small to be seen by the unaided eye but large enough to be studied under a microscope.
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Trivial; petty.
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(Music) characterised by the repetition and gradual alteration of short phrases.
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Of little force or validity; having slight foundation; feeble
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Small, weak, or gentle; not decidedly marked; not forcible; inconsiderable; unimportant; insignificant; not severe.
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The definition of benevolent is enjoying helping others or someone whose primary characteristic is being warm or friendly.
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Characterised by careful and conscious thought; deliberate
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Characterized by atrophy
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Of, pertaining to, or composed of corpuscles; particulate.
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Alternative spelling of narrow-minded.
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Not significant or important enough to be worth considering; trifling.
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Characterized by the music of the “peaceful” pipe rather than of the “warlike” drums, trumpets, etc.; hence, peaceful or tranquil
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(Chiefly Southern US) Sickly; ill.
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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.
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Very little, very few.
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Not great in diameter or cross section; fine:
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A very small quantity; jot
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A normally proportioned person with small stature, usually defined as reaching an adult height less than 4'10". [from later 19th c.]
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Willing to experience new and exotic things (often controversial things) without judging them beforehand.
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Of, pertaining to, or made by or for dwarves.
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So weak as to be difficult to perceive;
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Of little value or importance; trifling; trivial
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Inconveniently small, narrow, etc.
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(Mathematics) Capable of having values approaching zero as a limit.
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Of or designating a partnership in which the liability of certain of its partners is limited to the amount of their individual investments
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With limited margin; with barely enough space, time, etc.; barely successful
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Something not worth arguing about.
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Lacking in volume, intensity, etc.; faint
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The state of being insignificant
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Fewness; small number
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Alternative spelling of pip-squeak.
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A meagre allowance of money or wages.
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The definition of famous is someone or something that is very well known by a lot of people.
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Carefully or delicately made or done:
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On a small scale; rudimentary; lacking many details or components
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Ranked near the beginning of an ascending series or scale:
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Low in rank or social importance.
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Impossible or difficult to perceive by the mind or senses:
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Too small or insignificant to be observed or have any value; negligible
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Insufficient; not enough
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Void of essence, or real being.
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Not adequate in quality or quantity; inferior:
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Having little intensity or strength; faint:
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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.
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The definition of inadequate is someone or something that is lacking in something desired or required.
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Synonym Study

  • 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
Find another word for small. In this page you can discover 125 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for small, like: miniature, tiny, little, humble, pitiful, insignificant, mean, diminutive, unimportant, minute and trivial.