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Synonyms and Antonyms of petty

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petty

synonym (synonym of petty)

antonym (antonym of petty)

  • (noun.act)
    larceny of property having a value greater than some amount (the amount varies by locale) (noun.act)
     

similar (similar with petty)

  • (informal) small and of little importance (adj.all)
    not important (adj.all)
     
  • contemptibly narrow in outlook (adj.all)
    lacking tolerance or flexibility or breadth of view (adj.all)
     
  • inferior in rank or status (adj.all)
    younger; lower in rank; shorter in length of tenure or service (adj.all)
     

hypernym (petty IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • larceny of property having a value less than some amount (the amount varies by locale) (noun.act)
    the act of taking something from someone unlawfully (noun.act)
     

derivation (.... is derived from petty)

  • (informal) small and of little importance (adj.all)
    something of small importance (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    lack of generosity in trifling matters (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    the quality of being unimportant and petty or frivolous (noun.attribute)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    make trivial or insignificant (verb.communication)
     
  • contemptibly narrow in outlook (adj.all)
    narrowness of mind or ideas or views (noun.cognition)
     
  • inferior in rank or status (adj.all)
    a British commissioned army officer below the rank of captain (noun.person)
     

domain usage (petty is used in .... domain)

  • (informal) small and of little importance (adj.all)
    a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech (noun.communication)
     
synonym antonym similar hypernym derivation domain usage petit larceny petty larceny junior-grade fiddling footling lilliputian grand larceny grand theft narrow narrow-minded unimportant junior larceny stealing theft thievery thieving pettiness small beer littleness smallness puniness slightness colloquialism

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