Diminutive

Entertainment / Literature / Diminutive: Any affix meaning 'small.' It can suggest cuteness or an emotional attachment. An example is the word piglet, where the diminutive alters the normal word pig.

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Diminutive Verb Synonyms: small, tiny, little, miniature, petite, minute, minuscule, mini, compact, undersized, pocket, pocket-sized, pygmy, elfin, Lilliputian, midget, wee, microscopic, micro, infinitesimal, vest-pocket, vest-pocket-sized, teeny, teeny-weeny or teensy-weeny
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