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  Definition of Lilliputian
  1. a 6-inch tall inhabitant of Lilliput in a novel by Jonathan Swift
  2. a very small person (resembling a Lilliputian)
  3. (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 nig
  4. very small; "diminutive in stature"; "a lilliputian chest of drawers"; "her petite figure"; "tiny feet"; "the flyspeck nation of Bahrain moved toward democracy"
  5. tiny; relating to or characteristic of the imaginary country of Lilliput; "the Lilliputian population"
Similar Words: Lilliputian, fiddling, footling, little, Mickey Mouse, niggling, piddling, piffling, petty, picayune, trivial, bantam, diminutive, midget, petite, tiny, flyspeck

 

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