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English definition of “little”

little

pronoun
 
 
/ˈlɪtl/
B1 not much, or not enough: We did very little on Sunday.Small in number and quantityScarce, inadequate and not enoughLacking things
a little B2 a small amount: I only know a little about my grandparents. "More dessert?" "Just a little, please."Small in number and quantity
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