English Dictionary

Pioneers in dictionary publishing since 1819

English Dictionary

Definitions of tinier

tinier

Definitions

comparative adjective

  1. See tiny

tiny  (ˈtaɪnɪ

Definitions

adjective

Word forms:   tinier,  tiniest
  1. very small; minute

Derived Forms

ˈtinily  adverb
ˈtininess  noun

Word Origin

C16 tine, of uncertain origin

Synonyms

View thesaurus entry
= small, little, minute, slight, mini, wee, miniature, trifling, insignificant, negligible, microscopic, diminutive, petite, puny, pint-sized (informal), infinitesimal, teeny-weeny, Lilliputian, dwarfish, teensy-weensy, pygmy or pigmy

Example Sentences Including 'tinier'

One of the tinier girls skipped closer, pigtails flying with each bounce.
Gash, Jonathan The Tartan Ringers

Comments

Log in to comment on this word.