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Littleness definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

1. Smallness of size or bulk; as the littleness of the body or of an animal.
2. Meanness; want of grandeur; as littleness of conception.
3. Want of dignity. Contemplations on the majesty of God displayed in his works, may awaken in us a sense of our own littleness.
4. Meanness; penuriousness.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

1: the property of having a relatively small size [syn: smallness, littleness] [ant: bigness, largeness]
2: the property of having relatively little strength or vigor; "the smallness of her voice" [syn: smallness, littleness]
3: lack of generosity in trifling matters [syn: pettiness, littleness, smallness]

Merriam Webster's

noun see little I

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Littleness Lit"tle*ness, n. The state or quality of being little; as, littleness of size, thought, duration, power, etc. Syn: Smallness; slightness; inconsiderableness; narrowness; insignificance; meanness; penuriousness.

Moby Thesaurus

abjectness, abominableness, atrociousness, authoritarianism, baseness, beggarliness, bigotry, blind side, blind spot, blinders, brevity, briefness, closed mind, compactness, compendiousness, conciseness, contemptibility, contemptibleness, cramped ideas, crumminess, curtness, daintiness, debasement, deficiency, degradation, delicacy, depravity, despicableness, diminutiveness, enormity, execrableness, exiguity, exiguousness, failure, fanaticism, fewness, foulness, fulsomeness, grossness, heinousness, hideboundness, illiberality, immateriality, imperfection, inadequacy, incompetence, inconsequence, inconsequentiality, inconsiderableness, indifference, ineffectuality, inferiority, insignificance, instantaneousness, insufficiency, insularism, insularity, irrelevance, little-mindedness, low priority, lowness, maladroitness, marginality, meagerness, mean mind, meanness, mediocrity, minginess, minuteness, miserableness, moderateness, monstrousness, narrow sympathies, narrow views, narrow-mindedness, narrowness, nearsightedness, nefariousness, negligibility, niggardliness, obnoxiousness, odiousness, odium theologicum, paltriness, parochialism, pettiness, petty mind, picayune, picayunishness, pokiness, poorness, provincialism, puniness, purblindness, rankness, scabbiness, scantiness, scrubbiness, scruffiness, scumminess, scurviness, secondariness, shabbiness, shoddiness, short time, shortness, shortsightedness, shut mind, slightness, smallness, squalor, stinginess, straitlacedness, stuffiness, subnormality, succinctness, summariness, tininess, transience, triviality, uncatholicity, ungenerousness, unimportance, unimpressiveness, unmagnanimousness, unnoteworthiness, unskillfulness, vileness, vulgarity, wretchedness

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