What is another word for a little?

Pronunciation: [ɐ lˈɪtə͡l] (IPA)

"A little" is a phrase used to describe a small quantity or amount of something. However, there are several ways in which we can express the same meaning using synonyms. Some possible alternatives include slightly, somewhat, to some extent, to a degree, minimally, modestly, a tad, a touch, a bit, a smidge, a hint, a trace, a dash, a whisper, and a sprinkle. The choice of synonym depends on the context and tone of the writing or speaking. Using a variety of synonyms can add interest and color to the language and prevent repetition.

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What are the hypernyms for A little?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    a minimal amount, a minor amount, a slight amount, a small amount, a tiny amount, a tiny bit.

What are the opposite words for a little?

The phrase "a little" refers to a small amount or a small degree of something. Its antonyms would be "a lot," "much," "greatly," or "a large amount." These antonyms signify a greater quantity or a higher degree of the same thing. Other antonyms for "a little" could include "completely," "entirely," "fully," or "totally," which imply a complete or total absence of the thing being referred to. Conversely, "not much," "hardly," "scarcely," or "barely" could also be antonyms for "a little," indicating a very small or negligible quantity or degree of the same thing.

What are the antonyms for A little?

Famous quotes with A little

  • But as the Pope has a long arm, which might reach me in France, I have gone a little out of the way to tell him the plain truths contained in these pages.
    Edmond About
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    Victoria Abril
  • I think what we have in this country is a little more dangerous in a way because it can't be seen fully. It's sorta internal censorship. We censor each other.
    Kathy Acker
  • I'm into a casual-dressing girl: blue jeans and a tank top is super sexy. But the sexiest thing on a girl - when I see it I'm like, oh my God - is these little tight boxers. Don't get me wrong, g-strings are fine, but those cover a little, to where it's just enough.
    Jensen Ackles
  • The Indian Summer of life should be a little sunny and a little sad, like the season, and infinite in wealth and depth of tone, but never hustled.
    Henry Adams

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