Translation of "petty" - English-Spanish dictionary

petty

adjective uk /ˈpet·i/ (comparative pettier, superlative pettiest)

unimportant or not serious

nimio, mezquino
petty details
petty crime

complaining too much about unimportant things

nimio, mezquino
You can be so petty sometimes!

(Translation of “petty” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

petty

adjective /ˈpeti/

of very little importance; trivial

insignificante, nimio, de poca monta
petty details.

deliberately nasty for a foolish or trivial reason

mezquino
petty behaviour.
pettily adverb

mezquinamente
pettiness noun

mezquindaz, pobreza de espíritu
petty cash noun

money used for small, everyday expenses in an office etc.

dinero para gastos menores, caja chica

(Translation of “petty” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)