The small ads in a newspaper are short advertisements in which you can advertise something such as an object for sale or a room to let .
→ the small ads
a firearm designed to be held in one or both hands while being fired: in the U.S. the term is applied to weapons of a caliber of up to one in. (2.5 cm)
A small-cap company or stock is a company or stock that is worth under $1 billion .
a rod or bar for transmitting motion, esp one that connects a rotating part to a reciprocating part
Small fry is used to refer to someone or something that is considered to be unimportant.
an object, person, or group considered to be small
to be humiliated or inferior
Small arms are guns that are light and easy to carry.
If you say that something is small beer, you mean that it is unimportant in comparison with something else.
(of a firearm ) having a small bore, esp one of less than .22 calibre
A crowd is a large group of people who have gathered together, for example to watch or listen to something interesting, or to protest about something.
small animals that are hunted for sport
meats bought from a delicatessen, such as sausages
If something happens in the small hours, it happens soon after midnight, in the very early morning .
(formerly) a size of printer's type approximately equal to 11 point
The small print of a contract or agreement is the part of it that is written in very small print. You refer to it as the small print especially when you think that it might include unfavourable conditions which someone might not notice or understand .
of, relating to, or befitting a king, queen, or other monarch ; regal
A small-scale activity or organization is small in size and limited in extent .
A shop is a building or part of a building where things are sold.
small in size
small in size
the winning of all tricks except one by one side, or the contract to do so
A step is one of a series of actions that you take in order to achieve something.
any light twine or yarn used aboard ship for serving lines, etc
Small talk is polite conversation about unimportant things that people make at social occasions.
If you refer to workers or businesses as small-time, you think they are not very important because their work is limited in extent or not very successful .
Small town is used when referring to small places, usually in the United States, where people are friendly, honest, and polite, or to the people there. Small town is also sometimes used to suggest that someone has old-fashioned ideas .
a small white butterfly, Artogeia rapae, with scanty black markings, the larvae of which feed on brassica leaves
a rare compact annual, Alyssum alyssoides, having small yellow flowers: family Brassicaceae ( crucifers )
Small alkanes are saturated hydrocarbons (=hydrocarbons containing as much hydrogen as possible, and containing only single bonds), usually methane, ethane, propane, and butane .
The amount of something is how much there is, or how much you have, need, or get .
any small cyprinid fish of the genus Barbus
→ calorie (sense 1 )
a letter having the form of an upper-case letter but the same height as a lower-case letter
Small change is coins of low value.
a circular section of a sphere that does not contain the centre of the sphere
an unrelated micro, Yponomeuta padella
A small-format store is one in which a large retail chain offers only part of their range in a smaller store.
a large sum of money
a versatile attacking player
a piece of land rented or sold to a farmer by county authorities for purposes of cultivation
An island is a piece of land that is completely surrounded by water.
a lower-case letter
an unrelated micro, Eurrhypara hortulata
If you say that someone is small-minded, you are critical of them because they have fixed opinions and are unwilling to change them or to think about more general subjects.
You use number with words such as 'large' or 'small' to say approximately how many things or people there are.
A portion is the amount of food that is given to one person at a meal .
When people talk about the small screen, they are referring to television, in contrast to films that are made for the cinema .