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[ちい()··]
chiisai
i adjective

English Meaning(s) for 小さい

i adjective
  1. small; little; tiny

Definition and Synonyms for 小さい

Little small in a way that arouses feelings (of tenderness or its opposite depending on the context)
Synonyms: 小さい
Niggling small and of little importance
Synonyms: しがない, ちっぽけ, たわいない, ちっちゃい, つまらない, トリビアル, 下る, 下がる, 些細, 卑小, 小さい, 末梢的, 瑣末, 眇たる, 細かい, 詰まる
Small limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent
Synonyms: ちっちゃい, 偏狭, 小さい, 小ちゃい, 小作り, 小型, 小柄, 小柄, 小柄, 少ない, 所狭い, 狭い, 狭隘, 細か, 細やか, 細やか, 零細
Flyspeck very small
Synonyms: ちっぽけ, 小さい, 微小
Lesser of less size or importance
Synonyms: 小さい
Small-Scale limited in size or scope
Synonyms: ちっちゃい, 小さい, 小ちゃい, 小規模, 零細
Softened being or made softer or less loud or clear
Synonyms: 小さい, 弱める, 遅い, 鈍い
Small (of a voice) faint
Synonyms: ちっちゃい, 小さい, 小ちゃい, 細い
Low very low in volume
Synonyms: ちっちゃい, 低い, 小さい
Peanut of little importance or influence or power
Synonyms: つまらない, 些細, 安っぽい, 小さい, 末梢的, 眇たる, 詰る, 詰まる, 軽微
Humble low or inferior in station or quality
Synonyms: ちんけ, しがない, ちっちゃい, 下劣, 下等, 下等, 下賎, 些細, 低い, 卑しい, 卑俗, 卑劣, 卑賎, 取るに足りない, 小さい, 汚い, 粗末, 薄い, 貧寒, 貧賎, 質素, 陋劣
Little low in stature
Synonyms: ちっちゃい, ちんちくりん, 低い, 小さい, 短い
Immature (used of living things especially persons) in an early period of life or development or growth
Synonyms: ちっちゃい, 小さい, 年少, 年若, 年若い, 幼い, 幼稚, 未成熟, 若い
Small (of children and animals) young, immature
Synonyms: ちっちゃい, 小さい, 小ちゃい, 幼い
Peanut of minor status
Synonyms: つまらない, 些細, 安っぽい, 小さい, 末梢的, 眇たる, 詰る, 詰まる, 軽微
Little not tall
Synonyms: ちっちゃい, ちんちくりん, 低い, 小さい, 短い

Meanings for each kanji in 小さい

little; small Kanji Details »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 小さい

Conjugations for 小さい

Present Indicative Form
[ちい()··]
chiisai
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ちい()····]
chiisakunai
Past Indicative Form
[ちい()····]
chiisakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ちい()······]
chiisakunakatta
te-form
[ちい()···]
chiisakute
Adverbial Form
[ちい()··]
chiisaku
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[ちい()·····]
chiisakattara

Sample Sentences for 小さい

The boxes vary in size from small to large.
After a while, the little black rabbit sat down, and looked very sad.
"I really do," replied the little black rabbit.
The women's college had a very small car park, and as several of the teachers and students, and many of the student's boyfriends, had cars, it was often difficult to find a place to park.
Compared with yours, my car is small.

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