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Definitions of small

  1. To make little or less. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Having little size, compared with other things of the same kind; little in quantity or degree; diminutive; not large or extended in dimension; not great; not much; inconsiderable; as, a small man; a small river. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Being of slight consequence; feeble in influence or importance; unimportant; trivial; insignificant; as, a small fault; a small business. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Not prolonged in duration; not extended in time; short; as, after a small space. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Envincing little worth or ability; not large-minded; - sometimes, in reproach, paltry; mean. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Smallest. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. a garment size for a small person Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. the slender part of the back Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. The small or slender part of a thing; as, the small of the leg or of the back. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. Smallclothes. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. Same as Little go. See under Little, a. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. Smallness. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  13. The slender part of a thing. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  14. The small or narrow part of anything. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  15. Smaller. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  16. on a small scale; "think small" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  17. In or to small extent, quantity, or degree; little; slightly. Webster Dictionary DB
  18. Not loudly; faintly; timidly. Webster Dictionary DB
  19. made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth); "her comments made me feel small" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  20. not fully grown; "what a big little boy you are"; "small children" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  21. limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent; "a little dining room"; "a little house"; "a small car"; "a little (or small) group"; "a small voice" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  22. lowercase; "little a"; "small a"; "e.e.cummings's poetry is written all in minuscule letters" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  23. limited in size or scope; "a small business"; "a newspaper with a modest circulation"; "small-scale plans"; "a pocket-size country" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  24. not large but sufficient in size or amount; "a modest salary"; "modest inflation"; "helped in my own small way" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  25. (archaic) slight or limited; especially in degree or intensity or scope; "a series of death struggles with small time in between" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  26. slight or limited; especially in degree or intensity or scope; "a series of death struggles with small time in between" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  27. have fine or very small constituent particles; "a small misty rain" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  28. Comparatively little in size, quantity, or degree: opposite to large; unimportant or insignificant; as, his opinion is of small value; not powerful; not long in duration; as, a small period of time; petty; not large-minded; narrow. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  29. Little in quantity or degree: minute: not great: unimportant: of little worth or ability: short: having little strength: gentle. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  30. Little; slender; unimportant. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  31. Diminutive; little; unimportant; mean. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  32. Little in size, quantity, amount, degree, quality, &c.; minute; slender; of little moment; of little genius; weak; gentle; mean. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  33. Not great; slender; of little moment, weight, or importance; little; soft; not loud; trifling. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for small

  1. I did not look at him, but knew that he was a small man. – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  2. The old captain looked hurriedly toward his small house. – Madge Morton's Victory by Amy D.V. Chalmers
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