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Translation of "little" - English-Russian dictionary

little

adjective     /ˈlɪtl/
SMALL
A1 small in size or amount маленький a little bag/box/town She's so little. It costs as little as one dollar. I might have a little bit of cake.SmallExtremely small
SHORT [always before noun]
B2 short in time or distance короткий, недолгий Sit down for a little while. Let's have a little break.SmallExtremely small
NOT IMPORTANT [always before noun]
B1 not important незначительный It's only a little problem. I'm having a little trouble with my back.Of little or less importance
YOUNG [always before noun]
A1 young and small маленький, младший She was my little sister and I looked after her.Describing people who are young
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