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  • 以下这些形容词均有"小的" 的意思
    little指在体积、数量、距离、年龄、身材等方面比正常的小,多带主观感情色彩,含小而可爱或小巧的意味。
    small多指数量、面积、体积、价值、数字或意义等的小或少,指略小于正常的大小。
    tiny强调与同类或其他物体比较,小得超
    出正常比例,有时带强烈的感情色彩。
    minute指小得难看见,有时需用显微镜才看得见。
    miniature指由正常体积微缩的物体。
  • 以下这几个词用作形容词时均包含 "少量的" 的意思
    little只修饰不可数名词,含否定意义。
    few只修饰可数名词的复数形式,侧重指数量非常少,给人一种模糊概念,含否定意义。
    several修饰可数名词的复数形式,指至少有3个,但不会超过5、6个。
词组
  • in little
    (archaic)on a small scale; in miniature (古)小规模的,微缩的
  • little or nothing
    hardly anything 几乎没有
  • make little of
    treat as unimportant 没当回事
  • no little
    considerable 不小,很大
  • not a little
    a great deal (of); much 不小,很多
  • quite a little
    a fairly large amount of 很多,大量
  • quite the little —
    used when condescendingly or ironically recognizing that someone has a particular quality or accomplishment [用以表示不情愿地或讽刺地承认某人具备能力或取得了成就]的确,真正
  • a little
    Somewhat; a bit 一点儿
  • little by little
    By small degrees or increments; gradually. 逐渐地:慢慢地或逐渐增长地;渐渐地
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  • Noun
    1. a small amount or duration;
    "he accepted the little they gave him"
  • Adjective
    1. limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent;
    "a little dining room""a little house""a small car""a little (or small) group""a small voice"
    2. (quantifier used with mass nouns) small in quantity or degree; not much or almost none or (with `a') at least some;
    "little rain fell in May""gave it little thought""little hope remained""little time is left""we still have little money""a little hope remained""a little time is left"
    3. of short duration or distance;
    "a brief stay in the country""in a little while""it's a little way away"
    4. not fully grown;
    "what a big little boy you are""small children"
    5. (informal terms) small and of little importance;
    "a fiddling sum of money""a footling gesture""our worries are lilliputian compared with those of countries that are at war""a little (or small) matter""Mickey Mouse regulations""a dispute over niggling details""limited to petty enterprises""piffling efforts""giving a police officer a free meal may be against the law, but it seems to be a picayune infraction"
    6. (of a voice) faint;
    "a little voice""a still small voice"
    7. younger brother or sister;
    "little brother"
    8. lowercase;
    "little a""small a""e.e.cummings's poetry is written all in minuscule letters"
    9. small in a way that arouses feelings (of tenderness or its opposite depending on the context);
    "a nice little job""bless your little heart""my dear little mother""a sweet little deal""I'm tired of your petty little schemes""filthy little tricks""what a nasty little situation"
  • Adverb
    1. not much;
    "he talked little about his family"