Definitions

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  • adv. In a petite manner.

Etymologies

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petite +‎ -ly

Examples

  • Carly sort of recognized her now, although the petitely pretty woman in front of her certainly looked different from the dirty-faced, smart-mouthed little girl she vaguely remembered.

    Whispers At Midnight

  • Millie confessed petitely, because he was rotten and she was insubstantial, but they hoped for improvement in the future.

    Question Quest

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