Petty - (superl.) Little; trifling; inconsiderable; also, inferior; subordinate; as, a petty fault; a petty prince.
Pettychaps - (n.) Any one of several species of small European singing birds of the subfamily Sylviinae, as the willow warbler, the chiff-chaff, and the golden warbler (Sylvia hortensis).
Pettywhin - (n.) The needle furze. See under Needle.
Petty - adj. (-ier, -iest) 1 unimportant; trivial. 2 small-minded. 3 minor, inferior, on a small scale. 4 law (of a crime) of lesser importance. pettily adv. Pettiness n. [french petit small]
Petty cash - n. Money from or for small items of receipt or expenditure.
Petty officer - n. Naval nco.
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