English dictionary definition of:



  • a small amount or duration


  • small in a way that arouses feelings (of tenderness or its opposite depending on the context)
  • (informal) small and of little importance
  • limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent
  • (of a voice) faint
  • lowercase
  • (quantifier used with mass nouns) small in quantity or degree; not much or almost none or (with `a') at least some
  • (of children and animals) young, immature
  • low in stature; not tall


  • not much


fiddling footling lilliputian minuscule niggling petty picayune piddling piffling short slight small trivial

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Words ending in tle and learn about the word little in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 26. Word endings: -le, and exceptions e.g. al, el, ol.

Scrabble score for little

Scrabble score = 6

generated at 15:41:27 on 18-11-19

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