small islands synonym, small islands definition | Thesaurus

Search also in: Web News Encyclopedia Images


1    diminutive, immature, Lilliputian, little, mini, miniature, minute, petite, pint-sized     (informal)   pocket-sized, puny, pygmy or pigmy, slight, teensy-weensy, teeny, teeny-weeny, tiny, undersized, wee, young  
2    insignificant, lesser, minor, negligible, paltry, petty, trifling, trivial, unimportant  
3    inadequate, inconsiderable, insufficient, limited, meagre, measly, scant, scanty  
4    humble, modest, small-scale, unpretentious  
5    base, grudging, illiberal, mean, narrow, petty, selfish  
6    make (someone) feel small      chagrin, disconcert, humble, humiliate, make (someone) look foolish, mortify, put down     (slang)   show up     (informal)   take down a peg or two     (informal)  
1    ample, big, colossal, enormous, great, huge, immense, massive, mega     (slang)   sizable or sizeable, stellar     (informal)   vast  
2    appreciable, important, major, powerful, serious, significant, urgent, vital, weighty  
3    considerable, generous, substantial  
4    grand, large-scale  

bigoted, envious, grudging, hidebound, intolerant, mean, narrow-minded, petty, rigid, ungenerous  
   broad-minded, far-sighted, generous, liberal, open, open-minded, tolerant, unbigoted  
insignificant, minor, no-account     (U.S. informal)   of no account, of no consequence, petty, piddling     (informal)   unimportant  
English Collins Dictionary - English synonyms & Thesaurus  
Collaborative Dictionary     English Thesaurus
small handbag without handles
small unmeasured amount usually applied to a solid
used widely in Australia
inclined to bring forward small faults; made to confuse in argument
a small group of people or things within a much larger group
There are a lot of national minorities in my home country (Denmark). We have a lot of people from Poland, Somalia etc.
A small invertebrate animal such as an insect or spider
[UK] [informal] Ex.: Don't be afraid; these minibeasts won't devour the big one you are!
A small short-term loan, with very high interest rates, that the borrower promises to repay on or near the next payday. Used by wage earners who run short of cash before payday. Payday lending is an established form of lending in the US and Canada.
Also: payday advance, overnight loan.
A small business that is typically owned and run by members of a family
1. a package containing food, clothes or other items that the receiver has difficulties in procuring by himself; 2. a package containing small gifts for close persons
used to point out that small problems or unpleasant events can in the end help things get better
a neurological condition found on the island of Guam
The symptoms range from motor nuron disease (Lou Gehrig's disease) to Parkinson's disease.
To add entries to your own vocabulary, become a member of Reverso community or login if you are already a member. It's easy and only takes a few seconds:
Or sign up in the traditional way

  • Create your own vocabulary list
  • Contribute to the Collaborative Dictionary
  • Improve and share your linguistic knowledge