Adjective "Smallest" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Smallest


    Definition:

    adjective, smaller, smallest.

    1. of limited size; of comparatively restricted dimensions; not big; little: a small box.

    2. slender, thin, or narrow: a small waist.

    3. not large as compared with others of the same kind: a small elephant.

    4. (of letters) lowercase (def 1).

    5. not great in amount, degree, extent, duration, value, etc.: a small salary.

    6. not great numerically: a small army.

    7. of low numerical value; denoted by a low number.

    8. having but little land, capita

    Origin:
    small