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adjective as in narrow-minded, nasty

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According to Grady of Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, well-placed donations to smaller organizations can have exponential impacts.

Before I discard the plastic, I cut it up into tiny pieces so that small animals do not get caught in them and they don't try to eat them.

Over small plates, Renee talked about her love for food and Willie talked about his love for cooking.

So please think carefully before you demote small-talky situations to a priority below your laundry piles.

Castor addressed a small crowd from the stage before Coach Bruce Arians and General Manager Jason Licht offered enthusiastic — and colorful — comments of their own.

Something like fluoride, which is too small for normal filters, yanks away that feeling of agency.

And yes, someone has already called Spencer a “Small Fry,” har har.

It was seen by a small delegation of star-struck prelates and dignitaries who later described the film as “moving.”

The judges who handle arraignments at criminal court in all five boroughs have a small fraction of their usual caseloads.

Inside the guild, men in caps and long gowns sit in twos, weaving together in small rooms.

The Duchess had also a tent for their sick men; so that we had a small town of our own here, and every body employed.

Suddenly, however, he became aware of a small black spot far ahead in the very middle of the unencumbered track.

He is perplexed and hindered by the lack of soldiers, but is doing his best with his small forces.

A small book, bound in full purple calf, lay half hidden in a nest of fine tissue paper on the dressing-table.

Before the outlaw can comply with this small request the horn sounds again.


On this page you'll find 259 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to small, such as: cramped, limited, meager, microscopic, miniature, and minuscule.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.