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derisorily

  • adverb in a disrespectful and mocking manner
    scoffingly; mockingly; derisively.
    • `Sorry,' she repeated derisively

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seismisms

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diminishing

  • adjective satellite becoming smaller or less or appearing to do so
    • diminishing returns
    • his diminishing respect for her
  • verb decrease in size, extent, or range
    diminish; fall; decrease; lessen.
    • The amount of homework decreased towards the end of the semester
    • The cabin pressure fell dramatically
    • her weight fell to under a hundred pounds
    • his voice fell to a whisper

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annexment

The act of annexing, or the thing annexed; appendage. R. Shak.

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manageably

  • adverb so as to be manageable
    • this house is manageably small

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proceed

  • verb continue talking
    carry on; continue; go on.
    • I know it's hard," he continued, "but there is no choice
    • carry on--pretend we are not in the room
  • verb move ahead; travel onward in time or space
    go forward; continue.
    • We proceeded towards Washington
    • She continued in the direction of the hills
    • We are moving ahead in time now

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unreadably

  • adverb in an illegible manner
    undecipherably; illegibly.
    • this student writes illegibly

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thesmothete

(Gr. Antiq.) A lawgiver; a legislator; one of the six junior archons at Athens.

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risible

  • adjective satellite arousing or provoking laughter
    funny; mirthful; amusing; laughable; comic; comical.
    • an amusing film with a steady stream of pranks and pratfalls
    • an amusing fellow
    • a comic hat
    • a comical look of surprise
    • funny stories that made everybody laugh
    • a very funny writer
    • it would have been laughable if it hadn't hurt so much
    • a mirthful experience
    • risible courtroom antics

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modicum

  • noun a small or moderate or token amount
    • England still expects a modicum of eccentricity in its artists"- Ian Jack

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diminutive

  • noun a word that is formed with a suffix (such as -let or -kin) to indicate smallness
  • adjective satellite very small
    bantam; petite; tiny; midget; flyspeck; lilliputian.
    • diminutive in stature
    • a lilliputian chest of drawers
    • her petite figure
    • tiny feet
    • the flyspeck nation of Bahrain moved toward democracy

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turtler

  • noun someone whose occupation is hunting turtles

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unworkable

  • adjective satellite not capable of being carried out or put into practice
    unfeasible; infeasible; impracticable.
    • refloating the sunken ship proved impracticable because of its fragility
    • a suggested reform that was unfeasible in the prevailing circumstances

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saucepot

  • noun a cooking pot that has handles on either side and tight fitting lid; used for stewing or boiling

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vanishingly

  • adverb so as to disappear or approach zero
    • errors are vanishingly rare

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salade

  • noun a light medieval helmet with a slit for vision
    sallet.

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dative

  • noun the category of nouns serving as the indirect object of a verb
    dative case.

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moonlets

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inappreciable

  • adjective satellite too small to make a significant difference
    • inappreciable fluctuations in temperature

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incommensurate

  • adjective not corresponding in size or degree or extent
    • a reward incommensurate with his effort

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minivet

(Zoöl.) A singing bird of India of the family Campephagidæ.

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infinitesimal

  • noun (mathematics) a variable that has zero as its limit
  • adjective satellite infinitely or immeasurably small
    minute.
    • two minute whiplike threads of protoplasm
    • reduced to a microscopic scale

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ribible

A small threestringed viol; a rebec. Moore (Encyc. of Music).
All can be play on gittern or ribible. Chaucer.

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negligible

  • adjective satellite so small as to be meaningless; insignificant
    • the effect was negligible
  • adjective satellite not worth considering
    paltry; trifling.
    • he considered the prize too paltry for the lives it must cost
    • piffling efforts
    • a trifling matter

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dasyurid

  • noun small carnivorous nocturnal marsupials of Australia and Tasmania
    dasyurid marsupial.

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uneconomical

  • adjective satellite inefficient in use of time and effort and materials
    wasteful.
    • a clumsy and wasteful process
    • wasteful duplication of effort
    • uneconomical ebb and flow of power
  • adjective satellite wasteful of resources
    uneconomic.

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tortoiseshell

  • noun the mottled horny substance of the shell of some turtles
  • noun brilliantly colored; larvae feed on nettles
    tortoiseshell butterfly.

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impractical

  • adjective not practical; not workable or not given to practical matters
    • refloating the ship proved impractical because of the expense
    • he is intelligent but too impractical for commercial work
    • an impractical solution
  • adjective satellite not practical or realizable; speculative
    airy; windy; visionary; Laputan.
    • airy theories about socioeconomic improvement
    • visionary schemes for getting rich

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oilstove

  • noun heater that burns oil (as kerosine) for heating or cooking
    kerosene heater; oil heater; kerosine heater.

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unimpressively

  • adverb in an unimpressive manner
    • she scored unimpressively low in the first round of the competition

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zucchini

  • noun marrow squash plant whose fruit are eaten when small
    courgette.
  • noun small cucumber-shaped vegetable marrow; typically dark green
    courgette.

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impracticably

  • adverb to an impracticable degree
    • this is still impracticably high

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disheartening

  • adjective satellite destructive of morale and self-reliance
    demoralizing; demoralising; dispiriting.
  • verb take away the enthusiasm of
    put off; dishearten.

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townish

Of or pertaining to the inhabitants of a town; like the town. R. Turbervile.

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tractable

  • adjective easily managed (controlled or taught or molded)
    manipulable.
    • tractable young minds
    • the natives...being...of an intelligent tractable disposition"- Samuel Butler
  • adjective satellite readily reacting to suggestions and influences
    amenable.
    • a responsive student

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ramekin

  • noun a cheese dish made with egg and bread crumbs that is baked and served in individual fireproof dishes
    ramequin.
  • noun a small fireproof dish used for baking and serving individual portions
    ramequin.

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contemptibly

  • adverb in a manner deserving contempt

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trifling

  • noun the deliberate act of delaying and playing instead of working
    dawdling; dalliance.
  • verb waste time; spend one's time idly or inefficiently
    trifle; piddle away; wanton; wanton away; piddle.

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aphthoid

Of the nature of aphthæ; resembling thrush.

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laughably

  • adverb so as to arouse or deserve laughter
    ridiculously; preposterously; ludicrously.
    • her income was laughably small, but she managed to live well

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insignificantly

  • adverb in an insignificant manner
    • some people living insignificantly among us
  • adverb not to a significant degree or amount
    • Our budget will only be insignificantly affected by these new cuts

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satori

  • noun (Zen Buddhism) a state of sudden spiritual enlightenment

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pitiably

  • adverb in a manner arousing sympathy and compassion
    pathetically.
    • the sick child cried pathetically

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microwaveable

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disappointingly

  • adverb in a disappointing manner
    • the discoverer of argon, Sir William Ramsay, looked disappointingly ordinary

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theropod

  • noun any of numerous carnivorous dinosaurs of the Triassic to Cretaceous with short forelimbs that walked or ran on strong hind legs
    theropod dinosaur; bird-footed dinosaur.

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ephah

  • noun an ancient Hebrew unit of dry measure equal to about a bushel
    epha.

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ferrety

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deceivingly

  • adverb in a misleading way
    misleadingly; deceptively.
    • the exam looked deceptively easy

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buttonlike

  • adjective satellite small and round and shiny like a shiny bead or button
    beady; buttony; beadlike.
    • bright beady eyes
    • black buttony eyes

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suffocating

  • adjective satellite causing difficulty in breathing especially through lack of fresh air and presence of heat
    suffocative; smothering.
    • the choking June dust
    • the smothering soft voices
    • smothering heat
    • the room was suffocating--hot and airless
  • verb deprive of oxygen and prevent from breathing
    asphyxiate; suffocate; smother.
    • Othello smothered Desdemona with a pillow
    • The child suffocated herself with a plastic bag that the parents had left on the floor

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discontentment

  • noun a longing for something better than the present situation
    discontent; discontentedness.

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evanescent

  • adjective satellite tending to vanish like vapor
    • evanescent beauty

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disproportional

  • adjective out of proportion
    disproportionate.

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hatchback

  • noun a car having a hatchback door
  • noun a sloping rear car door that is lifted to open
    hatchback door.

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discouragingly

  • adverb in a discouraging manner
    • the failure rate on the bar exam is discouragingly high

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mustelid

  • noun fissiped fur-bearing carnivorous mammals
    musteline mammal; musteline.

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unnoticeably

  • adverb in an imperceptible manner or to an imperceptible degree
    imperceptibly.
    • the power of the Secretary of State in London increased gradually but imperceptibly

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heatproof

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pitifully

  • adverb to a pitiful degree
    • wages were pitifully low, particularly the wages of women

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microwavable

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unimaginably

  • adverb to an unimaginable extent
    unthinkably.

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boxroom

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effeminate

  • adjective satellite having unsuitable feminine qualities
    emasculate; cissy; sissyish; sissy; epicene; sissified.

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strongyle

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inconsequentially

  • adverb lacking consequence
    inconsequently.
    • `You're so beautifully dressed,' she said and added quite inconsequentially, `Can you stay the night?'

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calibred

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scoopful

  • noun the quantity a scoop will hold
    scoop.

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freakishly

  • adverb unpredictably
    capriciously.
    • the weather has been freakishly variable

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unreliably

  • adverb in an unfaithful undependable unreliable manner
    unfaithfully; undependably.

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screwtop

  • noun the top of a container that must be screwed off and on

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illegibly

  • adverb in an illegible manner
    undecipherably; unreadably.
    • this student writes illegibly

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carryon

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explanting

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stellate

  • adjective satellite arranged like rays or radii; radiating from a common center
    radiate; radial.
    • radial symmetry
    • a starlike or stellate arrangement of petals
    • many cities show a radial pattern of main highways

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pendicle

An appendage; something dependent on another; an appurtenance; a pendant. Sir W. Scott.

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ridiculously

  • adverb so as to arouse or deserve laughter
    preposterously; ludicrously; laughably.
    • her income was laughably small, but she managed to live well

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yielding

  • noun a verbal act of admitting defeat
    surrender; giving up.
  • noun the act of conceding or yielding
    concession; conceding.

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budlike

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arborize

  • verb branch out like trees
    arborise.
    • nerve fibers arborize

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glassful

  • noun the quantity a glass will hold
    glass.

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inconceivably

  • adverb to an inconceivable degree
    • inconceivably small

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handleless

  • adjective having no handle
    • sleek cabinets with apparently handleless doors

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acceptably

  • adverb in an acceptable (but not outstanding) manner
    so-so; tolerably.
    • she plays tennis tolerably

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bulblike

  • adjective satellite shaped like a bulb
    bulb-shaped; bulbous.

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comparably

  • adverb in a comparable manner or to a comparable degree
    • you will have to work comparably harder

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crawlway

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undesirably

  • adverb in an undesirable manner
    unwantedly.
    • he was unwantedly friendly

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combo

  • noun a small band of jazz musicians
    jazz group; jazz band.

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trivially

  • adverb with little effort
    • we can prove trivially that this theorem is false
  • adverb in a frivolously trivial manner
    • trivially motivated requests

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penlight

  • noun a small flashlight resembling a fountain pen

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unthinkably

  • adverb to an unimaginable extent
    unimaginably.

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vein

  • noun a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart
    venous blood vessel; vena.
    • all veins except the pulmonary vein carry unaerated blood
  • noun a distinctive style or manner
    • he continued in this vein for several minutes

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inconveniently

  • adverb in an inconvenient manner
    • he arrived at an inconveniently late hour

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ludicrously

  • adverb so as to arouse or deserve laughter
    ridiculously; preposterously; laughably.
    • her income was laughably small, but she managed to live well

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teapoy

An ornamental stand, usually with three legs, having caddies for holding tea.

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anomalously

  • adverb in an anomalous manner
    • this man behaves anomalously

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gaggle

  • noun a flock of geese
  • verb make a noise characteristic of a goose
    • Cackling geese

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atypically

  • adverb in a manner that is not typical
    untypically.
    • she was atypically quiet

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depressingly

  • adverb in a depressing manner or to a depressing degree

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degrading

  • adjective satellite harmful to the mind or morals
    corrupting.
    • corrupt judges and their corrupting influence
    • the vicious and degrading cult of violence
  • verb reduce the level of land, as by erosion
    degrade.

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enterotomy

  • noun surgical operation that creates a permanent opening through the abdominal wall into the intestine
    enterostomy.

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humiliatingly

  • adverb in a humiliating manner
    demeaningly.
    • the painting was reproduced humiliatingly small

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handbasin

  • noun a basin for washing the hands (`wash-hand basin' is a British expression)
    washbasin; washbowl; wash-hand basin; lavabo.

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disadvantage

  • noun the quality of having an inferior or less favorable position
  • verb put at a disadvantage; hinder, harm
    disfavor; disfavour.
    • This rule clearly disadvantages me

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Collocation words for "small" are words related to "small" by occurring either before (prefix words) or after "small" (suffix words) in common language usage across multiple media. The words assembled above can be filtered by parts of speech (i.e) nouns, verbs, describing adjectives and adverbs, or by their positive or negative vibes, frequency in usage, whether they are prefix words or suffix words for "small" or by the count of syllables each word has.