Definisi 'little'

English to English
adjective
1 limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent Terjemahkan
Example:
a little dining room
a little house
a small car
a little (or small) group
source: wordnet30

2 (quantifier used with mass nouns) small in quantity or degree; not much or almost none or (with `a') at least some Terjemahkan
Example:
little rain fell in May
gave it little thought
little time is left
we still have little money
a little hope remained
there's slight chance that it will work
there's a slight chance it will work
source: wordnet30

3 low in stature; not tall Terjemahkan
Example:
he was short and stocky
short in stature
a short smokestack
a little man
source: wordnet30

4 Small in size or extent; not big; diminutive; -- opposed to big or large; as, a little body; a little animal; a little piece of ground; a little hill; a little distance; a little child. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

adjective satellite
5 (of children and animals) young, immature Terjemahkan
Example:
what a big little boy you are
small children
source: wordnet30

6 (informal) small and of little importance Terjemahkan
Example:
a fiddling sum of money
a footling gesture
our worries are lilliputian compared with those of countries that are at war
a little (or small) matter
a dispute over niggling details
limited to petty enterprises
piffling efforts
giving a police officer a free meal may be against the law, but it seems to be a picayune infraction
source: wordnet30

7 (of a voice) faint Terjemahkan
Example:
a little voice
a still small voice
source: wordnet30

8 lowercase Terjemahkan
Example:
little a
small a
e.e.cummings's poetry is written all in minuscule letters
source: wordnet30

9 small in a way that arouses feelings (of tenderness or its opposite depending on the context) Terjemahkan
Example:
a nice little job
bless your little heart
my dear little mother
a sweet little deal
I'm tired of your petty little schemes
filthy little tricks
what a nasty little situation
source: wordnet30

adverb
10 not much Terjemahkan
Example:
he talked little about his family
source: wordnet30

11 In a small quantity or degree; not much; slightly; somewhat; -- often with a preceding it. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

noun
12 a small amount or duration Terjemahkan
Example:
he accepted the little they gave him
source: wordnet30

13 That which is little; a small quantity, amount, space, or the like. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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