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puny

adjective [-er/-est only]  us   /ˈpju·ni/
small and weak, or not effective: Don’t tell me you’re afraid of that puny little kid. In 1981, computers were puny compared with today’s machines.
Translations of “puny”
in Arabic سَقيم…
in Korean 작고 연약한…
in Malaysian kecil dan lemah…
in French chétif…
in Turkish zayıf, çelimsiz, ufak tefek…
in Italian gracile…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小的, 弱的, 微不足道的…
in Russian тщедушный, хилый…
in Polish mizerny…
in Vietnamese yếu đuối…
in Spanish débil, flojo…
in Portuguese franzino, insignificante…
in Thai เล็กและอ่อนแอ…
in German schwächlich…
in Catalan escarransit, escanyolit…
in Japanese 小さくて弱い, 弱々しい…
in Indonesian kecil dan lemah…
in Chinese (Simplified) 小的, 弱的, 微不足道的…
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