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It was not a dangerous-looking affair, to be sure, with its filmy lace edging and ridiculous diminutiveness.
THE ALASKANJAMES OLIVER CURWOOD
Thus you see the diminutiveness of this Earth as compared to the Sun.
The diminutiveness of the nurse-perambulators is the most surprising part of the performance.
It presented its side and gable to the public road; hence its apparent diminutiveness.
LES MISRABLESVICTOR HUGO
So it goes all over Austria and Russia: the diminutiveness is plainly apparent.
The diminutiveness of the prizes is emphasized if they are wrapped in a series of boxes, each one larger than the next.
BRIGHT IDEAS FOR ENTERTAININGMRS. HERBERT B. LINSCOTT
If petty larceny be his offence, I exhort you, do not confound meanness of crime with diminutiveness of stature.
The eggs of the hummingbird are white, but the diminutiveness of their receptacle is a sufficient concealment.
RIVERBYJOHN BURROUGHS
I knew him instantly from the pictures I had seen of him, but was surprised at the diminutiveness of his person.
PENCILLINGS BY THE WAYN. PARKER WILLIS
Consequently he sits tall, and with the peculiar erectness of head and neck, his diminutiveness disappears.
PENCILLINGS BY THE WAYN. PARKER WILLIS

WORDS RELATED TO DIMINUTIVENESS

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