Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
  Show Word Combinations
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
Lilliputian

Lil·li·pu·tian

Lilliputian

 
 
pronunciation:
lI lih pyu shn
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or relating to Lilliput.
definition 2: (often l.c.) very tiny; extremely small.
Her father had very large hands, and hers seemed Lilliputian in comparison.
antonyms:
brobdingnagian, cyclopean, gargantuan
similar words:
diminutive, midget, minute, tiny
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: an inhabitant of Lilliput.
similar words:
minuscule
definition 2: (often l.c.) a small or small-minded person.
similar words:
diminutive