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Synonyms for minuscule
ˈmɪn əˌskyul, mɪˈnʌs kyulmi·nus·cule

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  1. minusculeadjective

    Written in minuscules, lower-case.

    lower-case, small, microscopic, minute, tiny

    uppercase, majuscule

  2. minusculeadjective

    Written in minuscule handwriting style.

    small, tiny, microscopic, lower-case, minute

  3. minusculeadjective

    Very small, tiny.

    a minuscule dot

    lower-case, minute, microscopic, small, tiny

Princeton's WordNet

  1. small letter, lowercase, lower-case letter, minusculenoun

    the characters that were once kept in bottom half of a compositor's type case

    lowercase, small letter, lower-case letter

    majuscule, large, big, uppercase, majuscular

  2. minusculeadjective

    a small cursive script developed from uncial between the 7th and 9th centuries and used in medieval manuscripts

    lowercase, small letter, lower-case letter

    large, big, majuscule, majuscular, uppercase

  3. minuscule, minuscularadjective

    of or relating to a small cursive script developed from uncial; 7th to 9th centuries

    miniscule, little, minuscular, small

    uppercase, large, majuscular, majuscule, big

  4. little, minuscule, smalladjective


    "little a"; "small a"; "e.e.cummings's poetry is written all in minuscule letters"

    piddling, small-scale, minuscular, picayune, trivial, lowly, footling, minor, humble, lilliputian, slight, fiddling, diminished, petty, short, pocket-sized, little(a), belittled, low, small, pocket-size, small(a), little, modest, piffling, niggling, miniscule

    majuscular, big, majuscule, large, uppercase

  5. minuscule, minisculeadjective

    very small

    "a minuscule kitchen"; "a minuscule amount of rain fell"

    miniscule, little, minuscular, small

    uppercase, big, majuscular, large, majuscule

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  1. List of paraphrases for "minuscule":

    tiny, miniscule, microscopic

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How to use minuscule in a sentence?

  1. Fiance Nicole Johnson:

    I know Michael well enough to know he doesn’t need to partake in the tiny, minuscule decisions. But I also know him well enough to know that he does want to be involved in what flavor our cake is going to be and what flowers he thinks are ugly and what flowers he thinks are really pretty, i show him pictures and I ask what he thinks and he’ll either brush it off, which means he doesn’t really care, or he’ll give me his opinion.

  2. Ramana Pemmaraju:

    You're a minuscule part of this vast cosmic epoch!

  3. Jackie Lacey:

    I didn't know him. He gave a minuscule amount to my campaign. I think a hundred dollars, we gave it back.

  4. Chief Executive Rajarshi Banerjee:

    The chances of this boy reaching pensionable age are minuscule unless we do something about it, it's a sad indictment of the way we live.

  5. Michael Collins:

    The banks are still cheap, the chance of losing money on a 10-year senior bond is minuscule.

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