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Small Synonym: List of 35 Helpful Synonyms for SMALL with Example Sentences

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Small Synonym! Learn the list of 35 important synonyms with example sentences and ESL pictures in the following lesson.

Small Meaning:

Little in size or amount when compared with what is typical or average.

For example:

  • There is a small choice in rotten apples.
  •  The great fish ear up the small.
  • small leak will sink a great ship.
  • She cut the meat into small pieces.

Small Synonyms

Here is the list of 35 synonyms for small with example sentences in English:

Small Synonym

List of Small Synonym

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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