Little Willy

Life Style / Poetry / Little Willy: A comic verse form, often a quatrain rhyming aabb but really identified by its content, the gruesome fate of 'little willy' or a comparable figure. The form, popularized by harry graham (1874-1936), includes the well-known: billy, in one of his nice new sashes, fell in the fire and was burnt to ashes. Now, although the room grows chilly, i haven't the heart to poke poor willie.

Other Words for Little

Little Verb Synonyms: young, small, youthful
Little Adjective Synonyms: small, sparse, skimpy, meager, scant, insufficient, inadequate, not enough, scanty, barely or hardly any
Little Noun Synonyms: small, short, slight, tiny, minute, diminutive, miniature, mini, baby, doll-sized, undersized, dwarf, midget, pygmy, elfin, toy, bantam, petite, wee, infinitesimal, minuscule, Lilliputian, teeny, teeny-weeny, teensy-weensy, itty-bitty, itsy-bitsy
Little Adverb Synonyms: scarcely, hardly
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Little Willy

Life Style / Poetry / Little Willy: A comic verse form, often a quatrain rhyming aabb but really identified by its content, the gruesome fate of 'little willy' or a comparable figure. The form, popularized by harry graham (1874-1936), i MORE

Little Rail

Entertainment / Bowling / Little Rail: The rail or picket fence leave minus the 1-, 7-, or 10-pin. MORE

Hitting The Big Ball Before The Little Ball

Entertainment / Golf / Hitting The Big Ball Before The Little Ball: Another phrase for hitting the ball fat (the big ball being the earth) MORE

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