Small Synonym! Learn the list of 35 important synonyms with example sentences and ESL pictures in the following lesson.
Little in size or amount when compared with what is typical or average.
- There is a small choice in rotten apples.
- The great fish ear up the small.
- A small leak will sink a great ship.
- She cut the meat into small pieces.
List of Small Synonym
Here is the list of 35 synonyms for small with example sentences in English:
|Other Ways to Say SMALL||Examples|
|Miniature||It looks like a miniature version of James Bond’s car.|
|Small-scale||It was an intimate small-scale non-threatening environment.|
|Runty||She saved a runty pig and named him Wilbur.|
|Tiny||We noticed tiny bugs that were all over the walls.|
|Diminutive||She has diminutive hands for an adult.|
|Shrimp||Atanas ordered a shrimp cocktail and a salad.|
|Puny||My car only has a puny little engine.|
|Exiguous||I got a teaching job at an exiguous rate of pay.|
|Dinky||She’s got dinky little feet.|
|Little||A little knowledge is a dangerous thing.|
|Limited||This offer is available for a limited period only.|
|Itsy-bitsy||She has these itsy-bitsy little hands and feet.|
|Microscopic||It’ s impossible to read his microscopic handwriting.|
|Slight||I had a slight accident at home and broke some crockery.|
|Petite||Dress sizes range from petite to extra large.|
|Minor||It’s only a minor problem.|
|Short (small in length, distance, or height)||I’m fairly short but my brother’s very tall.|
|Wee (Scottish English)||I’ll have a wee drop of cream in my coffee.|
|Insignificant||His influence is insignificant.|
|Teeny (informal)||I was just a teeny bit disappointed.|
|Undersized||At school, I was fairly skinny and undersized.|
|Weeny (UK)||She is teenny-weeny. She is so cute.|
|Skimpy||They provided only skimpy details.|
|Minuscule||The chances of getting the disease are minuscule.|
|Narrow||They rode along narrow country lanes.|
|Scanty||There is only scanty evidence of his involvement.|
|Modest||Just a modest portion for me, please.|
|Midget (a very small person)||Their second son is a midget.|
|Meager||His meager wage is not enough to support their five children.|
|Slender (small in amount or degree)||She’s got a beautiful slender figure.|
|Pint-sized (of a person)||Don’t worry about him, he’s just a pint-sized nobody.|
|Subatomic||It investigates phenomena which range in size from subatomic particles to the universe itself.|
|Half-size||Try to find a shop that sells half-sizes and, even better, different widths to ensure a good fit.|
|Pocket-size||Their pocket-size farm had been plagued with insect infestations.|
|Infinitesimal||Newton says he has abandoned the infinitesimal or infinitely small quantity.|
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