Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Russian translation of “small fry”

See all translations

small fry

noun [U]
 
 
informal
people or activities that are not considered important
мелкая сошка
Compared to companies that size we're just small fry.Of little or less importanceThings of little importance
Translations of “small fry”
in Chinese (Traditional) 無足輕重的人(或事物)…
in Turkish önemsiz kimse, ufak tefek şeyler…
in Chinese (Simplified) 无足轻重的人(或事物)…
in Polish płotki…
(Definition of small fry from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “small fry” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

beginner's luck

unexpected success experienced by a person who is just starting a particular activity

Word of the Day

Think long and hard; the language of decisions

by Liz Walter,
January 28, 2015
One of the best ways (perhaps the best way) to improve your English is to learn how words go together in phrases, idioms, or other patterns such as verb/noun or adjective/noun pairs (often called ‘collocations’). This blog looks at some useful phrases and collocations connected with the subject of decisions, something we

Read More 

micro pig noun

January 26, 2015
an extremely small pig, bred to be a pet Micro pigs have become popular pets recently, with famous owners including Victoria Beckham, Paris Hilton and Olympic diver, Tom Daley.

Read More