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English definition of “small”

small

adjective (ASHAMED)    /smɔːl/ US  /smɑːl/
ashamed or weak : Talking to her makes me feel small. He's always trying to make me look small in front of my boss .Of little or less importance smallness     /ˈsmɔːl.nəs/ US  /ˈsmɑːl-/ noun [U] The smallness of the city often surprises first-time visitors .SmallExtremely small
(Definition of small adjective (ASHAMED) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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