Found 4 items, similar to little.
English → Indonesian
English → Indonesian
dikit, kecil, sedikit
English → English
adj 1: limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude
or extent; “a little dining room”
; “a little house”
“a small car”
; “a little (or small) group”
; “a small
] [ant: large
2: (quantifier used with mass nouns) small in quantity or
degree; not much or almost none or (with `a') at least
some; “little rain fell in May”
; “gave it little thought”
“little hope remained”
; “little time is left”
; “we still
have little money”
; “a little hope remained”
; “a little
time is left”
] [ant: much(a)
3: of short duration or distance; “a brief stay in the
; “in a little while”
; “it's a little way away”
4: not fully grown; “what a big little boy you are”
5: (informal terms) small and of little importance; “a fiddling
sum of money”
; “a footling gesture”
; “our worries are
lilliputian compared with those of countries that are at
; “a little (or small) matter”
; “Mickey Mouse
; “a dispute over niggling details”
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”
, Mickey Mouse
6: (of a voice) faint; “a little voice”
; “a still small voice”
7: younger brother or sister; “little brother”
] [ant: big(a)
8: lowercase; “little a”
; “small a”
; “e.e.cummings's poetry is
written all in minuscule letters”
9: small in a way that arouses feelings (of tenderness or its
opposite depending on the context); “a nice little job”
“bless your little heart”
; “my dear little mother”
sweet little deal”
; “I'm tired of your petty little
; “filthy little tricks”
; “what a nasty little
adv : not much; “he talked little about his family”
n : a small amount or duration; “he accepted the little they
English → English
(l[i^]t"t'l), a. [The regular comparative and
superlative of this word, littler and littlest, are often
used as comparatives of the sense small; but in the sense
few, less, or, rarely, lesser is the proper comparative and
least is the superlative. See Lesser
. The regular form,
littlest, occurs also in some of the English provinces, and
occasionally in colloquial language. “ Where love is great,
the littlest doubts are fear.”
--Shak.] [OE. litel, lutel,
AS. l[=y]tel, l[=i]tel, l[=y]t; akin to OS. littil, D.
luttel, LG. l["u]tt, OHG. luzzil, MHG. l["u]tzel; and perh.
to AS. lytig deceitful, lot deceit, Goth. liuts deceitful,
lut[=o]n to deceive; cf. also Icel. l[=i]till little, Sw.
liten, Dan. liden, lille, Goth. leitils, which appear to have
a different root vowel.]
1. Small in size or extent; not big; diminutive; -- opposed
; as, a little body; a little animal; a
little piece of ground; a little hill; a little distance;
a little child.
He sought to see Jesus who he was; and could not for
the press, because he was little of stature. --Luke
2. Short in duration; brief; as, a little sleep.
Best him enough: after a little time,
I'll beat him too. --Shak.
3. Small in quantity or amount; not much; as, a little food;
a little air or water.
Conceited of their little wisdoms, and doting upon
their own fancies. --Barrow.
4. Small in dignity, power, or importance; not great;
When thou wast little in thine own sight, wast thou
not made the head of the tribes? --I Sam. xv.
5. Small in force or efficiency; not strong; weak; slight;
inconsiderable; as, little attention or exertion;little
effort; little care or diligence.
By sad experiment I know
How little weight my words with thee can find.
6. Small in extent of views or sympathies; narrow; shallow;
contracted; mean; illiberal; ungenerous.
The long-necked geese of the world that are ever
Because their natures are little. --Tennyson.
. (Zo["o]l.) See Chief hare
, an Englishman opposed to territorial
expansion of the British Empire. See Antiimperialism
, the fourth and smallest finger of the hand.
(Eng. Universities), a public examination about
the middle of the course, which is less strict and
important than the final one; -- called also smalls
, under Great
(R. C. Ch.), the offices of prime, tierce,
sext, and nones. Vespers and compline are sometimes
, or Little neck
(Zo["o]l.), the quahog,
or round clam.
, young children.
The men, and the women, and the little ones. --Deut.
, a disease of peaches in which the fruit is
much dwarfed, and the leaves grow small and thin. The
cause is not known.
, Rhode Island; -- a nickname alluding to its
small size. It is the smallest State of the United States.
Little Sisters of the Poor
(R. C. Ch.), an order of women
who care for old men and women and infirm poor, for whom
special houses are built. It was established at St.
Servan, Britany, France, in 1840, by the Abb['e] Le
(Bridge Whist), the winning of 12 out of the 13
tricks. It counts 20 points on the honor score. Contrasted
with grand slam
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
1. That which is little; a small quantity, amount, space, or
Much was in little writ. --Dryden.
There are many expressions, which carrying with them
no clear ideas, are like to remove but little of my
2. A small degree or scale; miniature. “ His picture in
A little, to or in a small degree; to a limited
extent; somewhat; for a short time. “ Stay a
The painter flattered her a little. --Shak.
By little and little
, or Little by little
, by slow
degrees; piecemeal; gradually.
In a small quantity or degree; not much; slightly; somewhat;
-- often with a preceding it. “ The poor sleep little.”