Littleness

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Littleness->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ littleness
littleness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ smallness
smallness
&c.(of quantity) 32
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ exiguity
exiguity
inextension
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ parvitude
parvitude
parvity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ duodecimo
duodecimo
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ Elzevir edition
Elzevir edition
epitome
microcosm
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ rudiment
rudiment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ vanishing point
vanishing point
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ thinness
thinness
&c. 203
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ dwarf
dwarf
pigmy
Liliputian
chit
pigwidgeon
urchin
elf
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ atomy
atomy
dandiprat
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ doll
doll
puppet
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ Tom Thumb
Tom Thumb
Hop-o'-my-thumb
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ manikin
manikin
mannikin
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ homunculus
homunculus
dapperling
cock-sparrow
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ animalcule
animalcule
monad
mite
insect
emmet
fly
midge
gnat
shrimp
minnow
worm
maggot
entozoon
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ bacteria
bacteria
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ infusoria
infusoria
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ microzoa
microzoa
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ phytozoaria
phytozoaria
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ microbe
microbe
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ grub
grub
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ tit
tit
tomtit
runt
mouse
small fry
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ millet seed
millet seed
mustard seed
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ barleycorn
barleycorn
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ pebble
pebble
grain of sand
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ molehill
molehill
button
bubble
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ point
point
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ atom
atom
&c.(small quantity) 32
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ fragment
fragment
&c.(small part) 51
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ powder
powder
&c. 330
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ point of a pin
point of a pin
mathematical point
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ minutiae
minutiae
&c.(unimportance) 643
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ micrography
micrography
micrometer
microscope
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ vernier
vernier
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ scale
scale
PARAG:Littleness->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be little
be little
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lie in a nutshell
lie in a nutshell
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ become small
become small
&c.(decrease) 36
=>(contract)
???>195
PARAG:Littleness->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ little
little
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ small
small
&c.(in quantity) 32
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ minute
minute
diminutive
microscopic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ microzoal
microzoal
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ inconsiderable
inconsiderable
&c.(unimportant) 643
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ exiguous
exiguous
puny
tiny
wee
petty
minikin
miniature
pigmy
elfin
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ undersized
undersized
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dwarf
dwarf
dwarfed
dwarfish
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ spare
spare
stunted
limited
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ cramp
cramp
cramped
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ pollard
pollard
Liliputian
dapper
pocket
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ portative
portative
portable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ duodecimo
duodecimo
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dumpy
dumpy
squat
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ short
short
&c. 201
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ impalpable
impalpable
intangible
evanescent
imperceptible
invisible
inappreciable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ infinitesimal
infinitesimal
homoeopathic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ atomic
atomic
corpuscular
molecular
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ rudimentary
rudimentary
rudimental
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ embryonic
embryonic
vestigial
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ weazen|
weazen|
=>!
scant
scraggy
scrubby
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ thin
thin
&c.(narrow) 203
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ granular
granular
&c.(powdery) 330
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ shrunk
shrunk
&c. 195
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ brevipennate
brevipennate
PARAG:Littleness->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in a small compass
in a small compass
in a nutshell
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ on a small scale
on a small scale

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Littleness — Lit tle*ness, n. The state or quality of being little; as, littleness of size, thought, duration, power, etc. [1913 Webster] Syn: Smallness; slightness; inconsiderableness; narrowness; insignificance; meanness; penuriousness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • littleness — index dearth Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • littleness — O.E. lytelnes; see LITTLE (Cf. little) + NESS (Cf. ness) …   Etymology dictionary

  • littleness — noun The property of being little, smallness. His littleness didnt bother him, except when he needed to get something off the top shelf …   Wiktionary

  • littleness — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Small size Nouns 1. littleness, smallness, minuteness, diminutiveness; thinness, narrowness; epitome, abstract, brief (see shortness); microcosm; rudiment, miniature; vanishing point. See… …   English dictionary for students

  • littleness — little ► ADJECTIVE 1) small in size, amount, or degree. 2) (of a person) young or younger. 3) of short distance or duration. 4) trivial, unimportant, or humble. ► DETERMINER & PRONOUN 1) (a little) a small amount of …   English terms dictionary

  • littleness — noun see little I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • littleness — See little. * * * …   Universalium

  • littleness — Synonyms and related words: abjectness, abominableness, atrociousness, authoritarianism, baseness, beggarliness, bigotry, blind side, blind spot, blinders, brevity, briefness, closed mind, compactness, compendiousness, conciseness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • littleness — lit·tle·ness || lɪtlnɪs n. smallness, tininess …   English contemporary dictionary

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