petit
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈpɛti/, /pəˈtiː/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈpɛdi/, /pəˈti/, /pəˈtit/
Adjective

petit

  1. (now, uncommon, of size) Petite: small, little.
  2. Petty, in its various senses:
    1. (obsolete) Few in number.
    2. (now, uncommon, of objects) Unimportant; cheap; easily replaced.
    3. (legal, of scale) Small, minor.
    4. (now, rare) Secondary; lower in rank.
Related terms Noun

petit (plural petits)

  1. (obsolete, usually, in the plural) A little schoolboy.
  2. (obsolete, rare) A kind of pigeon.
Noun

petit (uncountable)

  1. (printing, dated, French and German contexts) Synonym of brevier#English|brevier.

Petit
Proper noun
  1. Surname



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