Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary

Search Dictionary:  


WordNet Dictionary
[n]  the property of having a relatively small size

LITTLENESS is a 10 letter word that starts with L.


 Synonyms: smallness
 Antonyms: bigness, largeness
 See Also: delicacy, diminutiveness, dwarfishness, minuteness, petiteness, puniness, runtiness, size, slightness, stuntedness, tininess, weeness



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Lit"tle*ness\, n.
The state or quality of being little; as, littleness of size,
thought, duration, power, etc.

Syn: Smallness; slightness; inconsiderableness; narrowness;
     insignificance; meanness; penuriousness.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: abjectness, abominableness, atrociousness, authoritarianism, baseness, beggarliness, bigotry, blind side, blind spot, blinders, brevity, briefness, closed mind, compactness, compendiousness, conciseness, contemptibility, contemptibleness, cramped ideas, crumminess, curtness, daintiness, debasement, deficiency, degradation, delicacy, depravity, despicableness, diminutiveness, enormity, execrableness, exiguity, exiguousness, failure, fanaticism, fewness, foulness, fulsomeness, grossness, heinousness, hideboundness, illiberality, immateriality, imperfection, inadequacy, incompetence, inconsequence, inconsequentiality, inconsiderableness, indifference, ineffectuality, inferiority, insignificance, instantaneousness, insufficiency, insularism, insularity, irrelevance, little-mindedness, low priority, lowness, maladroitness, marginality, meagerness, mean mind, meanness, mediocrity, minginess, minuteness, miserableness, moderateness, monstrousness, narrow sympathies, narrow views, narrow-mindedness, narrowness, nearsightedness, nefariousness, negligibility, niggardliness, obnoxiousness, odiousness, odium theologicum, paltriness, parochialism, pettiness, petty mind, picayune, picayunishness, pokiness, poorness, provincialism, puniness, purblindness, rankness, scabbiness, scantiness, scrubbiness, scruffiness, scumminess, scurviness, secondariness, shabbiness, shoddiness, short time, shortness, shortsightedness, shut mind, slightness, smallness, squalor, stinginess, straitlacedness, stuffiness, subnormality, succinctness, summariness, tininess, transience, triviality, uncatholicity, ungenerousness, unimportance, unimpressiveness, unmagnanimousness, unnoteworthiness, unskillfulness, vileness, vulgarity, wretchedness