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See definition of shrimp on Dictionary.com
  • as inpuny
  • as insmall
  • as instunted
  • as ininconsequential
  • as inpipsqueak
  • as inrunt
  • as inpygmy
  • as inshellfish

synonyms for shrimp

  • feeble
  • frail
  • inconsequential
  • measly
  • paltry
  • tiny
  • trivial
  • diminutive
  • fragile
  • half-pint
  • inferior
  • infirm
  • little
  • minor
  • niggling
  • nothing
  • peanut
  • peewee
  • petty
  • picayune
  • piddling
  • pint-sized
  • runt
  • small time
  • small-fry
  • stunted
  • trifling
  • two-bit
  • unconsequential
  • underfed
  • undersized
  • undeveloped
  • unsound
  • unsubstantial
  • weak
  • weakly
  • wee
  • worthless
  • zero
  • zilch
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antonyms for shrimp

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  • important
  • significant
  • strong
  • big
  • giant
  • huge
  • large
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        There were so many shrimp in the net they pulled it to the top.
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        Those roots provide critical habitat for fish, shrimp and other marine animals.
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        Even the Chinese shrimp-pickers were lounging on the beach before their little shack village.
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        "Left arm, sir, if you please," replied Shrimp in a shrill treble.
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