Word:

Lilliputian

Lil`li`pu´tian   Pronunciation: lĭl`lĭ`pū´shan
n.1.One belonging to a very diminutive race described in Swift's "Voyage to Lilliput" or "Gulliver's Travels".
2.A person or thing of very small size.
a.1.Of or pertaining to the imaginary island of Lilliput described by Swift, or to its inhabitants.
2.Of very small size; diminutive; insignificant; dwarfed.
Noun1.Lilliputianlilliputian - a very small person (resembling a Lilliputian)
2.Lilliputian - a 6-inch tall inhabitant of Lilliput in a novel by Jonathan Swift
Adj.1.Lilliputian - tiny; relating to or characteristic of the imaginary country of Lilliput; "the Lilliputian population"
2.lilliputian - very small; "diminutive in stature"; "a lilliputian chest of drawers"; "her petite figure"; "tiny feet"; "the flyspeck nation of Bahrain moved toward democracy"
3.lilliputian - (informal terms) small and of little importance; "a fiddling sum of money"; "a footling gesture"; "our worries are lilliputian compared with those of countries that are at war"; "a little (or small) matter"; "Mickey Mouse regulations"; "a dispute over niggling details"; "limited to petty enterprises"; "piffling efforts"; "giving a police officer a free meal may be against the law, but it seems to be a picayune infraction"
Tom Thumb, brownie, dumpy, dwarf, dwarfed, dwarfish, elf, elfin, gnome, homunculus, incipient, manikin, meager, midge, midget, nanoid, peewee, pip-squeak, pygmy, rudimental, rudimentary, runt, runty, scraggy, scrubby, shrimp, shriveled, shrunk, shrunken, squat, stunted, undersize, undersized, wart, wizened
Translate Lilliputian to German
Browse
Lilium maritinum
Lilium martagon
Lilium michiganense
Lilium pardalinum
Lilium philadelphicum
Lilium superbum
Liliuokalani
Lill
Lille
LILLIAC IV
Lillian Gish
Lillian Hellman
Lillian Russell
Lillie
Lillie Langtry
Lilliput
-- Lilliputian --
Lilly-pilly
Lilo
Lilongwe
Lilt
lilting
Lily
Lily beetle
Lily daffodil
Lily encrinite
lily family
Lily hyacinth
Lily iron
lily of the Incas
lily of the Nile
lily of the valley
lily pad
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home - Privacy Policy