pronunciation: IPA: pəˈtiːt /pəˈtiːt/ , SAMPA: /p@"ti:t/ p@"ti:t
part of speech: adjv
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Definition and similar words in English:

 
Of a woman: fairly short and of slim build.
 
Of women's clothing: of small size.
 
Small, little; insignificant; petty
  • tiny   
     
    Very small in size.
  • lilliputian   
     
    Very small in size.
  • diminutive   
     
    Very small in size.
  • midget   
     
    Very small in size.
  • bantam   
     
    Very small in size.
  • flyspeck   
     
    Very small in size.
  • Thesaurus

    Synonyms:
    • diminutive
    • flyspeck
    • lilliputian
    • midget
    • little
    • size
    • bantam
    • small
    • tiny

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    Example sentences with "petite", translation memory

    It stated that the fact that a communication involves the same person as a previously presented petition is only one element of duplication and that the nature of the claims presented and the facts adduced in support thereof must also be examined
    The statistical data by category of petition for the period January to December ‧ show a total of ‧ complaints of detainees
    I would like to point out some of the materials that were used as part of last year=s campaign (poster, stickers, petition, resource list, brochure with tips, information booklet, teacher=s guide).
    In ‧ alta ratified the right of individual petition and therefore any individual can now petition the European Commission of Human Rights if he/she feels aggrieved by any decision of the Constitutional Court
    y submission of ‧ ovember ‧ the State party disputed the admissibility of the petition on the basis of the petitioners' failure to exhaust domestic remedies
    • tabled 3 performance audits relating to the monitoring of sustainable development activities and the environmental petitions process.
    C est une astuce seulement naturelle pour finalement arreter ce petit inconvenient de notre corps.
    annul the Decision of ‧ May ‧, issue number ‧, of the European Parliament’s Committee on Petitions, by which it closed Petition No ‧-‧ submitted by Mr. Morte Navarro, give a fresh decision that declares admissible Petition No ‧-‧ submitted by Mr. Morte Navarro to the European Parliament and examines that petition in accordance with the legally established procedure, and order the defendant to pay the costs
    A spring mountain hike in the lower Alps, 21-May-2003, from the Sauvanes village (1200m) to the bell-shaped mountain Cloche de Barles (1887m) also called Grande Cloche, where you can see part of the administrative city Digne-les-Bains , then to the summit of Nibles mountain (1909m) also called Petite Cloche, back to Sauvannes, total time 5 hours.
    The PSAC campaign includes leaflets, rallies regional tours and an on-line petition.
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