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English definition of “little”

little

adjective [-er/-est only] (SMALL)   /ˈlɪt̬·əl/
small in size or amount, or brief in time: She has a little room on the top floor where she works on her computer. They have very little money. It’ll take me a little while longer to get ready. Little can be used with approving words for emphasis: They have a nice little house.
(Definition of little adjective (SMALL) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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