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1. little

adjective. ['ˈlɪtəl'] limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent.

Synonyms

  • size
  • puny
  • flyspeck
  • teensy-weensy
  • atomic
  • microscopic
  • slender
  • miniscule
  • minuscule
  • pocket-sized
  • teensy
  • half-size
  • runty
  • smallish
  • shrimpy
  • micro
  • small-scale
  • elflike
  • slim
  • wee
  • teeny
  • minute
  • pocket-size
  • smaller
  • teentsy
  • littler
  • undersize
  • undersized
  • diminutive
  • itty-bitty
  • elfin
  • bittie
  • petite
  • pocketable
  • bantam
  • olive-sized
  • microscopical
  • small
  • midget
  • dinky
  • weeny
  • infinitesimal
  • weensy
  • itsy-bitsy
  • tiny
  • miniature
  • bitty
  • teeny-weeny
  • subatomic
  • dwarfish
  • lilliputian
  • lesser

Antonyms

  • large
  • unsized
  • strong
  • conventional

Etymology

  • litel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lytel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Example sentences of the word little-league


1. Noun Phrase
From little league baseball all the way up to NASCAR, teams rely on sponsorship money to function effectively.

2. Noun Phrase
Many community centers and schools offer little league baseball clubs, ice hockey teams, swimming and soccer teams.

2. little

adjective. ['ˈlɪtəl'] (quantifier used with mass nouns) small in quantity or degree; not much or almost none or (with `a') at least some.

Synonyms

  • slight
  • less

Antonyms

  • more
  • thick
  • majuscule

Etymology

  • litel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lytel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. league

noun. ['ˈliːg'] an association of sports teams that organizes matches for its members.

Synonyms

  • division
  • Ivy League
  • majors
  • conference
  • minor league
  • major league
  • bowling league
  • minors
  • bush league
  • big league
  • class
  • hockey league
  • association
  • basketball league
  • baseball league

Antonyms

  • Phanerogamae
  • middle
  • end
  • misconception

Etymology

  • ligg (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ligue (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

4. little

noun. ['ˈlɪtəl'] a small amount or duration.

Synonyms

  • small indefinite amount

Antonyms

  • superior
  • increased

Etymology

  • litel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lytel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. little

adjective. ['ˈlɪtəl'] (of children and animals) young, immature.

Synonyms

  • young
  • immature

Antonyms

  • unlimited
  • gain
  • middle

Etymology

  • litel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lytel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. little

adjective. ['ˈlɪtəl'] (informal) small and of little importance.

Synonyms

  • trivial
  • petty
  • footling
  • picayune
  • unimportant
  • piffling
  • lilliputian
  • niggling
  • piddling

Antonyms

  • littleness
  • small
  • largeness
  • smallness

Etymology

  • litel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lytel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. little

adjective. ['ˈlɪtəl'] (of a voice) faint.

Synonyms

  • soft

Antonyms

  • invisible
  • imprecise

Etymology

  • litel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lytel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. league

noun. ['ˈliːg'] an association of states or organizations or individuals for common action.

Synonyms

  • Five Nations
  • Six Nations
  • union
  • League of Iroquois

Antonyms

  • inelegance
  • separation
  • disassociation
  • disassortative mating

Etymology

  • ligg (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ligue (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

9. league

verb. ['ˈliːg'] unite to form a league.

Synonyms

  • unify

Antonyms

  • disunion
  • disconnectedness

Etymology

  • ligg (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ligue (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

10. league

noun. ['ˈliːg'] an obsolete unit of distance of variable length (usually 3 miles).

Synonyms

  • land mile
  • mi
  • statute mile
  • international mile
  • stat mi
  • linear unit
  • mile

Antonyms

  • endogamy
  • exogamy
  • detribalisation
  • detribalization

Etymology

  • ligg (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ligue (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
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