diminutive

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a word that is formed with a suffix (such as -let or -kin) to indicate smallness

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The diminuitive vicar, who was awarded the MBE for her inter-faith community work, and is known as "auntie" by local people, has organised litter pick-ups in the area for years.
But there is a lot more to the diminuitive Thomas Tuft than an ear for a good track.
He combined with John Paul Kissock in a move that culminated with the diminuitive forward getting a second equaliser.
Aaron Ramsey, scoring against Scotland in a friendly last year, is one of Wales starlets Brian Flynn has nurtured Regardless of whether Brian Flynn has the profile to wow the fans and media, the diminuitive U21 boss can point to his role in helping develop an exciting generation of new Wales talent
Matron Fanny Smith Diminuitive in size but a huge influence and leader at the hospital from 1924 to her retirement in 1947.
As the diminuitive forward fell to the ground he scooped the ball goalwards, only to see Alan Hansen slow its journey with as blatant a bit of handling as you are ever likely to see.
The snake writhed aggressively in her hand whipping her arms with its body, trying to sink its fangs into her hands but my diminuitive grandmother gripped tighter and tighter and using all her strength until she finally strangled the life out of the scaly trespasser.
This is why the Nissan van range is not only popular but has expanded to include seven different types of vans, from the cute, diminuitive Micra through the surprisingly potent 2.
Brighton, though, can expose any weaknesses in the Red Imps defence as it isn't often that Keith Alexander's men come up against a striker of the quality of the diminuitive Leon Knight.
That's not the fault of Souness, of course, who is shaping his Blackburn team around the diminuitive Turk and who made Tugay his captain on Saturday.
The diminuitive striker won the ball within seconds of the fourth official signalling that there would be three minutes of added time and he turned on the spot to fire it past the unfortunate Kenny.
The diminuitive designer's show was stormed by animal rights activists but MacDonald remained defiant in his choice of materials.
It means a spot in the starting line-up for diminuitive live wire Rob Burrow, which scarcely weakens the Rhinos' hand.
John Bowe's diminuitive mare, back down to 11/10 favouritism, made every yard of the running and, driven out by Paul Carberry on the run-in, was always holding her chief rival, having two lengths to spare at the line.