Definition of 'puny'
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He was a puny little thing.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Yet their puny efforts to resist the invader brought upon them death and destruction out of all proportion to any military accomplishment.Nemesis: The Battle for Japan, 194445 (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
That's when our own efforts can seem puny.Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2007) Consuelo & Alva: Love and Power in the Gilded Age (2005)
The new always looks so small, so puny, so unpromising next to the size and performance of maturity.THE ESSENTIAL DRUCKER (2001)
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Definition of puny from the Collins English Dictionary