- "a little child"
(of a voice) faint
- "a little voice"
contemptibly narrow in outlook
- "petty little comments"
- "a little mind consumed with trivia"
- "e.e.cummings's poetry is written all in minuscule letters"
- "little a"
of less size or importance smaller in size or amount or value
- "the lesser anteater"
- "the lesser powers of Europe"
- "the lesser of two evils"
the smaller in amount or degree esp of two alternatives:
- "the lesser of the two evils"