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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-sister


1. Noun Phrase
Make a pink sparkly coupon for your little sister and a calmer, neutral-colored coupon for your dad.

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. sister

noun. ['ˈsɪstɝ'] a female person who has the same parents as another person.

Synonyms

  • little sister
  • half-sister
  • stepsister
  • female sibling
  • sis
  • half sister

Antonyms

  • male sibling
  • undershoot
  • hit
  • success

Etymology

  • sister (Middle English (1100-1500))

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. sister

noun. ['ˈsɪstɝ'] (slang) sometimes used as a term of address for attractive young women.

Synonyms

  • missy
  • fille
  • babe
  • young woman
  • girl
  • baby
  • young lady

Antonyms

  • mind
  • attend to
  • succeed
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • sister (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. sister

noun. ['ˈsɪstɝ'] a female person who is a fellow member of a sorority or labor union or other group.

Synonyms

  • Beguine
  • fellow member
  • member

Antonyms

  • attend
  • have
  • include
  • overshoot

Etymology

  • sister (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. Sister

noun. (Roman Catholic Church) a title given to a nun (and used as a form of address).

Synonyms

  • nun
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