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adjective as in petite

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A minikin three-and-a-half-feet Colonel, being one day at the drill, was examining a strapper of six feet four.

A withered leprechaun set eyes into the head of a minikin hound.

Manikin and Minikin aptly exemplifies Mr. Kreymborg's idea of rhythmical, pantomimic drama.

In a very small bag is deposited a little rolled up housewife, furnished with minikin needles and fine thread.

Lady Minikin hates her husband, and flirts with colonel Tivy.


On this page you'll find 455 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to minikin, such as: cramped, limited, meager, microscopic, miniature, and minuscule.

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