Some articles on small:
... Before World War I, Charles Mochet built a small 4 wheeled bike-car for his son ... Mochet built many models of small vehicles called "Velocar" ... powered but as the years went by, many were fitted with small engines ...
... The Small Isles (Scottish Gaelic Na h-Eileanan Tarsainn) are a small archipelago of islands in the Inner Hebrides, off the west coast of Scotland ... the counties of Argyll Eigg was historically part of Inverness-shire, and all of the Small Isles were in Inverness-shire, from 1891 to 1975 ... nan Each Humla, and two places called Dubh Sgeir The Small Isles is one of 40 National Scenic Areas in Scotland ...
... In addition, every island has a small port or wharf where small cargo ships and boats regularly dock ... arrives at these locations, transportation is usually via pickup truck, foot, or small boat ... There are no railways in Vanuatu, although there was a small rail line on Efate during the colonial era ...
... in high Asian mountains, bothriurid scorpions from Patagonia and small Euscorpius scorpions from Central Europe can all survive winter temperatures of about −25 °C (−13 °F) ... Scorpions are opportunistic predators of small arthropods, although the larger kinds have been known to kill small lizards and mice ... Scorpions have an unusual style of eating using chelicerae, small claw-like structures that protrude from the mouth that are unique to the Chelicerata among arthropods ...
... Upernavik (Kalaallisut "Springtime Place") is a small town in the Qaasuitsup municipality in northwestern Greenland, located on a small island of the same name ... Owing to the small size of the settlement, everything is within walking distance ...
More definitions of "small":
- (adj): Not large but sufficient in size or amount.
Example: "Helped in my own small way"
- (noun): A garment size for a small person.
- (adj): Low or inferior in station or quality.
Example: "Small beginnings"
Synonyms: humble, low, lowly, modest
- (adj): (of a voice) faint.
Example: "A still small voice"
- (adj): Have fine or very small constituent particles.
Example: "A small misty rain"
- (adj): Slight or limited; especially in degree or intensity or scope.
Example: "A series of death struggles with small time in between"
- (adj): Limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent.
Example: "A small car"; "a small voice"
- (adv): On a small scale.
Example: "Think small"
- (adj): Made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth).
Example: "Her comments made me feel small"
Synonyms: belittled, diminished
- (noun): The slender part of the back.
- (adj): Limited in size or scope.
Example: "A small business"; "small-scale plans"
Synonyms: minor, modest, small-scale, pocket-size, pocket-sized
- (adj): Not fully grown.
Example: "Small children"
Famous quotes containing the word small:
“The small perplexities of small minds eddy and boil about you. Confident from the experience that has led you out of these same dangers, you attack each problem as it appears, unafraid.”
—Alice Foote MacDougall (18671945)
“The imaginary audience for my life is growing small and silent.”
—Mason Cooley (b. 1927)
“To a small man every greater is an exaggeration.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)