Translation of "little" - English-Polish dictionary


adjective uk us /ˈlɪtl/

A1 small in size or amount

a little bag/box/town
She's so little.
It costs as little as one dollar.
I might have a little bit of cake.
SHORT [ always before noun ]

B2 short in time or distance

Sit down for a little while.
Let's have a little break.
NOT IMPORTANT [ always before noun ]

B1 not important

mały, drobny
It's only a little problem.
I'm having a little trouble with my back.
YOUNG [ always before noun ]

A1 young and small

mały, młodszy
She was my little sister and I looked after her.

(Translation of “little adjective” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)