Definition of 'small'
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You have the potential for a great small group ministry of your own. Christianity Today (2000)The beds should be small enough to cut from them without having to walk on them. The Education of a Gardener (1994)You wonder where the small guys fit in? Times, Sunday Times (2014)The same for helping small businesses get loans. The Sun (2014)The current king is one of the few people who makes you feel small. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This high velocity enabled a design requiring a comparatively small "reaction mass". Anti-Ice (1993)Think a smaller back size would restrict your movements? The Sun (2015)Interest in both has been increasing rapidly but numbers remain small. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Yet there are one or two small problems that matter. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We are currently only clawing back very small amounts. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Our gang problem is just a small part of a far larger one. The Sun (2010)They are a little smaller and darker than song thrushes. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Perhaps a different distribution of pain might have made that number slightly smaller. Times, Sunday Times (2011)We have to make a small profit. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The website business is small but shows great promise and the management is well regarded. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Peel the potatoes and cut into small dice. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They can also fit in the smallest of spaces. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The incentives increase fivefold for lending to small businesses. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I've only got a small town back home. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He runs a small construction company; she's a social worker. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'small'
British English: small /smɔːl/ ADJECTIVE
If something is small, it is not large in size or amount.
She is small for her age.
- American English: small
- Arabic: صَغِير
- Brazilian Portuguese: pequeno
- Chinese: 小的
- Croatian: malen
- Czech: malý
- Danish: lille
- Dutch: klein
- European Spanish: pequeño
- Finnish: pieni
- French: petit minime
- German: klein
- Greek: μικρός
- Italian: piccolo
- Japanese: 小さい
- Korean: 작은
- Norwegian: liten
- Polish: mały
- European Portuguese: pequeno
- Romanian: mic
- Russian: маленький
- Spanish: pequeño
- Swedish: liten
- Thai: เล็ก
- Turkish: küçük
- Ukrainian: малий
- Vietnamese: nhỏ bé
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