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(of objects or things) Of a size that is less than normal
“He could only afford a small apartment to live in.”
Having a small physical stature
“He found it hard to excel in the more physical sports as he was only a small man.”
Insignificant or unimportant
“This is a small matter that can be ignored for now.”
Not great in amount or number
“He was only paid a small amount of money despite having worked hard all day.”
Small in degree
“You have only a very small chance of winning the lottery.”
Not fully grown or developed
“When he was a small boy, he did not have a care in the world.”
Diminished or humiliated emotionally
“His boss castigated him for his errors and made him feel small.”
Operating on a modest scale
“I run a small coffee shop in this neighborhood.”
Exclusive or private in nature
“We are a small group of motorbike enthusiasts who ride through the hills each weekend.”
Hardly any
“Robbie paid small attention to his teacher in class and lagged behind the other students as a result.”
(of a voice) Lacking strength or volume
“She was a shy girl who spoke in a small voice.”
Not open to views or opinions
“The inhabitants of the remote village were small and intolerant of foreigners.”
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