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Petty Definition

Adjective: petty (pettier,pettiest)  pe-tee

  1. Inferior in rank or status
    "petty officialdom";
    - junior-grade, lower-ranking, lowly, secondary, subaltern
  2. (informal) small and of little importance
    "limited to petty enterprises";
    - fiddling, footling, lilliputian, little, niggling, piddling, piffling, picayune [N. Amer], trivial, piddly
  3. Contemptibly narrow in outlook
    "petty little comments";
    - small-minded
  4. (law) minor, of lesser importance
    - petit
Noun: petty  pe-tee
  1. Larceny of property having a value less than some amount (the amount varies by locale)
    - petit larceny, petty larceny

Anagrams created from the word petty

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