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English definition of “midget”

midget

noun [C] uk   /ˈmɪdʒ.ɪt/ offensive us  
a very small person

midget

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈmɪdʒ.ɪt/ us  
describes an object that is much smaller than usual: a midget submarine/car US Midget sports are organized competitions for children: Tyler wasn't interested in signing up for midget football.
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