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Synonyms for small

Synonyms for (noun) small

Synonyms: small Definition: a garment size for a small person

Similar words: size Definition: the property resulting from being one of a series of graduated measurements (as of clothing) Usage: he wears a size 13 shoe

Synonyms: small Definition: the slender part of the back

Similar words: body part Definition: any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity

Synonyms for (adjective) small

Synonyms: belittled, small, diminished Definition: made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth) Usage: her comments made me feel small

Similar words: reduced, decreased Definition: made less in size or amount or degree

Synonyms: little, small Definition: limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent Usage: a little dining room; a little house; a small car; a little (or small) group

Similar words: atomic Definition: immeasurably small

Similar words: subatomic Definition: of smaller than atomic dimensions

Similar words: tiny, bantam, lilliputian, midget, diminutive, petite, flyspeck Definition: very small Usage: diminutive in stature; a lilliputian chest of drawers; her petite figure; tiny feet; the flyspeck nation of Bahrain moved toward democracy

Similar words: bittie, bitty, teensy, teensy-weensy, teentsy, teeny, teeny-weeny, itsy-bitsy, itty-bitty, wee, weensy, weeny Definition: (used informally) very small Usage: a wee tot

Similar words: dinky Definition: small and insignificant Usage: we stayed in a dinky old hotel

Similar words: dwarfish Definition: atypically small Usage: dwarf tree; dwarf star

Similar words: elfin, elflike Definition: small and delicate Usage: she was an elfin creature--graceful and delicate; obsessed by things elfin and small

Similar words: gnomish Definition: used of small deformed creatures

Similar words: half-size Definition: half the usual or regular size

Similar words: infinitesimal, minute Definition: infinitely or immeasurably small Usage: two minute whiplike threads of protoplasm; reduced to a microscopic scale

Similar words: lesser Definition: smaller in size or amount or value Usage: the lesser powers of Europe; the lesser anteater

Similar words: microscopic, microscopical Definition: so small as to be invisible without a microscope Usage: differences were microscopic

Similar words: micro Definition: extremely small in scale or scope or capability

Similar words: miniature Definition: being on a very small scale Usage: a miniature camera

Similar words: miniscule, minuscule Definition: very small Usage: a minuscule kitchen; a minuscule amount of rain fell

Similar words: olive-sized Definition: about the size of an olive

Similar words: pocket-size, pocket-sized, pocketable Definition: small enough to be carried in a garment pocket Usage: pocket-size paperbacks

Similar words: puny, runty, shrimpy Definition: (used especially of persons) of inferior size

Similar words: slender, slim Definition: small in quantity Usage: slender wages; a slim chance of winning; a small surplus

Similar words: smaller, littler Definition: small or little relative to something else

Similar words: smallish Definition: rather small

Similar words: small-scale Definition: created or drawn on a small scale Usage: small-scale maps; a small-scale model

Similar words: undersize, undersized Definition: smaller than normal for its kind

Synonyms: minor, modest, pocket-size, pocket-sized, small, small-scale Definition: limited in size or scope Usage: a small business; a newspaper with a modest circulation; small-scale plans; a pocket-size country

Similar words: limited Definition: small in range or scope Usage: limited war; a limited success; a limited circle of friends

Synonyms: little, small Definition: (of a voice) faint Usage: a little voice; a still small voice

Similar words: soft Definition: (of sound) relatively low in volume Usage: soft voices; soft music

Synonyms: little, small, minuscule Definition: lowercase Usage: little a; small a; e.e.cummings's poetry is written all in minuscule letters

Similar words: lowercase Definition: relating to small (not capitalized) letters that were kept in the lower half of a compositor's type case Usage: lowercase letters; a and b and c etc

Synonyms: modest, small Definition: not large but sufficient in size or amount Usage: a modest salary; modest inflation; helped in my own small way

Similar words: moderate Definition: being within reasonable or average limits; not excessive or extreme Usage: moderate prices; a moderate income; a moderate fine; moderate demands; a moderate estimate; a moderate eater; moderate success; a kitchen of moderate size; the X-ray showed moderate enlargement of the heart

Synonyms: small Definition: slight or limited; especially in degree or intensity or scope Usage: a series of death struggles with small time in between

Similar words: slight, little Definition: (quantifier used with mass nouns) small in quantity or degree; not much or almost none or (with `a') at least some Usage: little rain fell in May; gave it little thought; little time is left; we still have little money; a little hope remained; there's slight chance that it will work; there's a slight chance it will work

Synonyms: little, small Definition: (of children and animals) young, immature Usage: what a big little boy you are; small children

Similar words: young, immature Definition: (used of living things especially persons) in an early period of life or development or growth Usage: young people

Synonyms: small Definition: have fine or very small constituent particles Usage: a small misty rain

Similar words: fine Definition: of textures that are smooth to the touch or substances consisting of relatively small particles Usage: wood with a fine grain; fine powdery snow; fine rain; batiste is a cotton fabric with a fine weave; covered with a fine film of dust

Synonyms: humble, small, low, lowly, modest Definition: low or inferior in station or quality Usage: a humble cottage; a lowly parish priest; a modest man of the people; small beginnings

Similar words: inferior Definition: of or characteristic of low rank or importance