Meaning of diminutive
Pronunciation: (di-min'yu-tiv), [key]
- small; little; tiny: a diminutive building for a model-train layout.
- pertaining to or productive of a form denoting smallness, familiarity, affection, or triviality, as the suffix -let, in droplet from drop.
- a small thing or person.
- a diminutive element or formation.
- a charge, as an ordinary, smaller in length or breadth than the usual.
- diminutive (Thesaurus)