Definition of Small person

1. Noun. A person of below average size.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Small Person

small intestines
small l liberal
small l liberals
small letter
small loan company
small lymphocytic lymphoma
small man syndrome
small molecule drug
small molecule drugs
small nuclear RNA
small nuclear ribonucleoprotein
small nuclear ribonucleoproteins
small of the back
small pancreas
small pelvis
small person (current term)
small plaque parapsoriasis
small potatoes
small pox
small print
small r republican
small r republicans
small saphenous vein
small saphenous veins
small scale
small scale energy loan program
small screen
small ship

Literary usage of Small person

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1. A Dictionary of Slang, Jargon & Cant: Embracing English, American, and Anglo by Albert Barrère, Charles Godfrey Leland (1890)
"Bartlett gives '' little tads, small boys; provincial tadde, a toad, hence applied to any small person. The French have crapaud for a little boy ..."

2. Victoria Regina, Her Court and Her Subjects, from Her Accession to the Death by Joseph Fitzgerald Molloy, F. Molley (1908)
"... correspondence with Browning—"A small person scarcely embodied at all"—Her private marriage— Goes to Italy—Sonnets from ike Portuguese—God takes her. ..."

3. Victoria Regina, Her Court and Her Subjects, from Her Accession to the Death by Joseph Fitzgerald Molloy, F. Molley (1908)
"... correspondence with Browning—"A small person scarcely embodied at all"—Her private marriage— Goes to Italy—Sonnets from the Portuguese—God takes her. ..."

4. The Word by Harold Waldwin Percival (1917)
"But the small person interrupted this mental resolution, and caused me to see a ... Evidently the small person was much interested in this young man for she ..."

5. The Wedding Day in Literature and Art: A Collection of the Best Descriptions by Charles Frederick Carter (1900)
"The small person watched it all as in a dream. ... She was only a small person who had really nothing to do with these splendours and who no more ..."

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