English definition of “little”
SMALL › 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] › short in time or distance: Sit down for a little while. Let's have a little break.
NOT IMPORTANT [always before noun] › not important: It's only a little problem. I'm having a little trouble with my back.