Small Synonyms and Antonyms

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We found there are 17 synonyms for the word small.

  1. little
  2. pocket-size
  3. pocket-sized
  4. small-scale
  5. modest
  6. minor
  7. little
  8. humble
  9. lowly
  10. modest
  11. Low
  12. minuscule
  13. little
  14. little
  15. modest
  16. belittled
  17. diminished

And we also found there are 3 direct antonyms for the word small.

  1. big
  2. big
  3. large
Term Definition
Antonyms: big (adverb)

on a grand scale.

little (adjective)

limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent.

Antonyms: big, large (adjective)

above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent.

pocket-size, pocket-sized, small-scale, modest, minor (adjective satellite)

limited in size or scope.

Antonyms: unlimited [Indirect via limited] (adjective)

having no limits in range or scope.

little (adjective satellite)

(of children and animals) young, immature.

Antonyms: Old [Indirect via Young] (adjective)

(used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age.

Antonyms: much [Indirect via little] (adjective)

(quantifier used with mass nouns) great in quantity or degree or extent.

humble, lowly, modest, Low (adjective satellite)

low or inferior in station or quality.

Antonyms: Superior [Indirect via inferior] (adjective)

of or characteristic of high rank or importance.

minuscule, little (adjective satellite)


Antonyms: uppercase [Indirect via lowercase] (adjective)

relating to capital letters which were kept in the top half of a compositor's type case.

little (adjective satellite)

(of a voice) faint.

Antonyms: loud [Indirect via soft] (adjective)

characterized by or producing sound of great volume or intensity.

Antonyms: coarse [Indirect via fine] (adjective)

of textures that are rough to the touch or substances consisting of relatively large particles.

modest (adjective satellite)

not large but sufficient in size or amount.

Antonyms: immoderate [Indirect via moderate] (adjective)

beyond reasonable limits.

belittled, diminished (adjective satellite)

made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth).

Antonyms: increased [Indirect via decreased] (adjective)

made greater in size or amount or degree.

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a dirty untidy woman

sluttish (adjective satellite)
characteristic of or befitting a slut or slattern; used especially of women

sluttishness (noun)
in the manner of a slattern

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sly (adjective satellite)
marked by skill in deception

slyboots (noun)
a shifty deceptive person

slyly (adverb)
in an artful manner

slyness (noun)
shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception

SM (noun)
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smack (noun)
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smacker (noun)
a loud kiss

smacking (noun)
the act of smacking something; a blow delivered with an open hand