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Grandma was a little, bitty woman; so little that she wore a number one shoe.

It's just a bitty little dot, but the map was made before the evacuation started.

WORD ORIGIN

1892, "made of little scraps," from bit (n.1) + -y (2). As a clipped variant of bitsy, recorded from 1905, American English.

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