larceny of property having a value less than some amount (the amount varies by locale)
contemptibly narrow in outlook; "petty little comments"; "disgusted with their small-minded pettiness"
(informal) small and of little importance; "a fiddling sum of money"; "a footling gesture"; "our worries are lilliputian compared with those of countries that are at war"; "a little (or small) matter"; "a dispute over niggling details"; "limited to petty enterprises"; "piffling efforts"; "giving a police officer a free meal may be against the law, but it seems to be a picayune infraction"
inferior in rank or status; "the junior faculty"; "a lowly corporal"; "petty officialdom"; "a subordinate functionary"
not large but sufficient in size or amount; "a modest salary"; "modest inflation"; "helped in my own small way"
on a small scale; "think small"
slight or limited; especially in degree or intensity or scope; "a series of death struggles with small time in between"
(of children and animals) young, immature; "what a big little boy you are"; "small children"
have fine or very small constituent particles; "a small misty rain"
low or inferior in station or quality; "a humble cottage"; "a lowly parish priest"; "a modest man of the people"; "small beginnings"
a garment size for a small person
the slender part of the back
made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth); "her comments made me feel small"
limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent; "a little dining room"; "a little house"; "a small car"; "a little (or small) group"