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playful, impish, prankish, rascally.
few, negligible, minimum, scarce, miserly, sparse, minimal, spotty, insufficient, niggardly, scanty.
low-ranking, unpretentious, unassuming, menial, proletarian, lowborn, Low-born.
light-footed, Floatable, lithe, lightest, weightless, unheavy, sylphlike, featherweight, frothy, Imponderous, tissuelike.
delicate, paltry, succinct, puny, small, minute, brief, few, compact, low, short, concise, diminutive, meager, narrow, scanty.
lower, cut rate, squatty, bottommost, cut-rate, lowset, uncostly, second-rate, ground level, unelevated, second rate, low-hanging, low-set, ground-level, marked down, rock-bottom, not high, rock bottom, secondrate, low-lying, junior.
unadorned, unmixed, pure and simple.
illiberal, self-centered, wicked, selfish, vulgar, provincial, cheap, base, contemptible, mean, small-minded, hidebound, ineffectual, narrow, bigoted, set.
petty, trifling, insignificant, minor, small, negligible, shoestring, paltry, casual, trivial, unimportant.
petite, succinct, abridged, epigrammatic, compact, low, shortest, decurtate, runty, Unsustained, short, condensed, concise, close to the ground, stumpy, cut to the bone, picayune, cut to bone, not long, Curtate, unprolonged, clipped, brief, sawed-off, squat, puny, not protracted, in a nutshell, small, curt.
negligible, deficient, niggardly, scrawny, pocket, miniature, wee, tiny, teeny, one-horse, teensy, trifling, miserly, meager, diminutive, delicate, sparing, bantam, piddling, beggarly, weeny, smallish, itty-bitty, compact, microscopic, one-man, nugatory, small, spare, ungenerous, puny, minimal, mere, toy, modest, minor, scanty, two-by-four, minute, teeny-weeny, slight, scant, baby, dwarfish, stingy, paltry, infinitesimal, short, petite, picayune, vest pocket, slim.
small in size, amount
insufficient, not large, wee, undeveloped, shriveled, limited, minute, dinky, junior, lilliputian, stunted, snub, slight, short, mini, imperceptible, meager, cramped, not big, microscopic, petite, diminutive, young, truncated, tiny, fleeting, skimpy, babyish, infinitesimal, hasty, infant, light, short-lived, sparse, immature, peanut, wizened, embryonic, scant, toy, undersized, stubby, bantam, hardly any, shrimpy, inconsiderable, teeny, inappreciable, elfin, miniature, brief.
dwarfish, scrubber, runted, yea high, yea big, small fry, Undergrown, runtish.
meaningless, unconsidered, of no consequence, irrelevant, zipper, of no consequence/of little consequence.
pubescent, boylike, not aged, Newish, girllike, unfledged, half-grown.
sparsely, infrequently, not quite, with trouble.
infrequently, not much
not many, seldom, somewhat, rarely, not quite, not often, only just, barely, hardly, hardly ever, a little, scarcely.
no way, Scantly, no more than, by no means, almost not, pretty near, detectably, faintly, by a hair, once in a blue moon, not at all, not often, not notably, perceptibly, not noticeably, not markedly, not much, not a bit, not measurably, not by much, not likely, only just.
a few times, in a few cases, inhabitually, Semioccasionally, whimsically, not very often.
littler, dinky, piddling, smaller, diminutive, petty, slim, minuscule, pocket-sized, infinitesimal, teentsy, lesser, piffling, runty, brief, itsy-bitsy, midget, immature, lilliputian, emotional, itty-bitty, teeny-weeny, weeny, slight, trivial, niggling, short, micro, dwarf, elfin, gnomish, slender, petite, lowercase, half-size, microscopic, miniscule, bitty, teensy, soft, teeny, picayune, pocket-size, young, bantam, minute, puny, younger, unimportant, tiny, dwarfish, teensy-weensy, weensy, shrimpy, smallish, littlest, footling, bittie, mickey mouse, small-scale, smallest, least, wee, undersized, small, elflike, fiddling, undersize, miniature.
small amount of something
modicum, snippet, dash, particle, bit, pinch, fragment, trifle, trace, taste, soupçon, hint, speck, whit, spot, dab, touch.
eyelashes, eyelash, fly speck, no big deal.
Examples of usage:
– Gargoyles by Ben Hecht
– El Dorado by Baroness Orczy
– Not Like Other Girls by Rosa N. Carey
– Christopher Hibbault, Roadmaker by Marguerite Bryant