What is another word for petty?

560 synonyms found


[ p_ˈɛ_t_ɪ], [ pˈɛtɪ], [ pˈɛtɪ]

Synonyms for Petty:

irritable (adjective) stingy (adjective) Other synonyms:

Related words for Petty:


Rhymes for Petty:

  1. sweaty, jetty;
  2. rossetti, spaghetti;
  3. donizetti, cappelletti, giacometti;

Quotes for Petty:

  1. A family on the throne is an interesting idea. It brings down the pride of sovereignty to the level of petty life. Walter Bagehot.
  2. The world perishes not from bandits and fires, but from hatred, hostility, and all these petty squabbles. Anton Chekhov.
  3. The man of petty ambition if invited to dinner will be eager to be set next his host. Theophrastus.

Adjectives for Petty:

  • faithful ex-chief,
  • quiet young,
  • more modern,
  • own little.