from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Law Lesser; minor.
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- adj. small or minor
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Small; little; insignificant; mean; -- Same as petty.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Small; petty; inferior
- n. Same as petty.
Middle English, from Old French.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)