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English definition of “wee”

wee

adjective [before noun]     /wiː/ Scottish English or informal
small; little: There's a wee cottage inside the grounds. Would you care for a wee bit more to eat?SmallExtremely small
(Definition of wee adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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