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smaller meaning

EN[ˈsmɔlɚ] [ˈsmɔːlə] [-ɔːlə(ɹ)]
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  • Smaller were an alternative rock band from Liverpool, England, active during the 1990s. They had hits with "Wasted" and "Is" in 1996 and 1997.

    Definition of smaller in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveBFsmallSUPsmallest
    1. comparative form of small: more small.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • There was a small trough that the sump pump emptied into; it was filled with mosquito larvae.
        • While chicken is smoking, combine zest, hoisin, pomegranate molasses and sriracha in a small bowl.
        • Compared with control animals, in rabbits treated with acetylsalicylic acid for 14 days small discontinuities were observed in glycocalix, and epithelium was disorganized and slightly vacuolized.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Small patch of nonenhancement was also noted in the long head of the rectus femoris.
        • Small cell signaling molecules like astakines play a role in hemocyte proliferation [68 ,69 ].
        • Smaller flowers such as chionodoxa are better under shrubs where they can create great pools of blue.
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • She had to chew up the food for him because his teeth are too small.
        • I was hoping that, by volunteering at this refuge, I could make a difference, however small.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
        • Adjective forms
          • Adjective comparative forms
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      Grammatically, this word "smaller" is an adjective, more specifically, an adjective form.
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