pint-size


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pint-size

or

pint-sized

adj
informal very small; tiny

pint′-size`

or pint′-sized`,



adj.
small in size.
[1935–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.pint-size - well below average height
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
short, little - low in stature; not tall; "he was short and stocky"; "short in stature"; "a short smokestack"; "a little man"
Translations

pint-size

[ˈpaɪntsaɪz] pint-sized [ˈpaɪntsaɪzd] ADJdiminuto, pequeñito

pint-size(d)

adj (inf)stöpselig (inf), → knirpsig (inf); a pint-size boxerein Knirps mvon einem Boxer; a pint-size companyeine Zwergfirma

pint-size

[ˈpaɪntˌsaɪz] pint-sized [ˈpaɪntˌsaɪzd] adjminuscolo/a
he's a pint-sized version of his father → è suo padre in versione ridotta
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