Definition of Petiteness in English :

Define Petiteness in English

Petiteness meaning in English

Meaning of Petiteness in English

Pronunciation of Petiteness in English

Petiteness pronunciation in English

Pronounce Petiteness in English


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1. diminutiveness, minuteness, petiteness, tininess, weeness

the property of being very small in size

Example Sentences:
'hence the minuteness of detail in the painting'

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see synonyms of petiteness
the condition of being petite or small and slight
it was probably a good thing that the male establishment became so transfixed by shoulders and petiteness

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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.
A clothing size for short, slender women.

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