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These shoes are too small for me.
A small number of people have complained about the noise.
Last year’s rise in unemployment was the smallest in the last five years.
I’d rather work for a smaller company.
Can you do me a small favour?
I noticed a few small mistakes in your essay.
Today’s meeting was a small but important step towards achieving our goals.
I’d like to help, even if it’s only in a small way.
a small sigh
He’s the sort of person who enjoys making other people look small.
I’m a conservative with a small ‘c’.
Write small so that everything will fit on one page.
This is the British English definition of small. View American English definition of small.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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