Definition of Petite in English :

Define Petite in English

Petite meaning in English

Meaning of Petite in English

Pronunciation of Petite in English

Petite pronunciation in English

Pronounce Petite in English

Petite

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Noun

1. petite

a garment size for short or slender women

Adjective

2. bantam, diminutive, flyspeck, lilliputian, midget, petite, tiny

very small

Example Sentences:
'diminutive in stature'
'a lilliputian chest of drawers'
'her petite figure'
'tiny feet'
'the flyspeck nation of Bahrain moved toward democracy'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Petite

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adjective
(of a woman) small, delicate, and dainty

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Petite

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adjective
small and trim in figure
said of a woman

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Petite

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adj.
1. Short and slender: This rack of clothing is for petite women.
2. Small in size or scope; tiny: “a bagel that is fairly petite by today's standards” (Ed Levine). See Synonyms at small.
n.
A clothing size for short, slender women.

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