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90% of the time, speakers of English use just 7,500 words in speech and writing. These words appear in red, and are graded with stars. One-star words are frequent, two-star words are more frequent, and three-star words are the most frequent.

adjective
  1. 1
    not large in size, amount, or number

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  2. 3
    not worth a lot of money, or not involving a lot of money

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  3. 4
    small children are very young

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  4. 6
    a small voice or sound is quiet

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small

adverb

smallness

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