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Meaning of PETITE

Pronunciation:  pu'teet

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a garment size for short or slender women
  2. [adj]  very small; "diminutive in stature"; "a lilliputian chest of drawers"; "her petite figure"; "tiny feet"
 

PETITE is a 6 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: bantam, diminutive, lilliputian, little, midget, small, tiny
 
 See Also: size

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pe*tite"\, a. [F., fem. of petit.]
Small, little; of a woman or girl, of small size and trim
figure.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: bantam, cramped, dainty, delicate, diminutive, dinky, dwarf, exiguous, half-pint, knee-high, lilliputian, limited, little, miniature, monkey, one-horse, piddling, pindling, pint-sized, poky, puny, short, slight, small, smallish, tiny, two-by-four, wee
 

 

 

 

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