Meaning of “small print” in the English Dictionary


"small print" in English

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small printnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈsmɔːl ˌprɪnt/ us /ˈsmɑːl ˌprɪnt/ UK US fine print

text in a formal agreement that is printed smaller than the rest of the text, sometimes in the hope that it will not be noticed:

Don't sign anything until you've read the small print.

(Definition of “small print” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"the small print" in Business English

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the small printnoun [ S ]

uk us UK

→  the fine print

(Definition of “the small print” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)