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petty
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Measure for Measure
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petty
Used in
Measure for Measure
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  • Could great men thunder As Jove himself does, Jove would ne'er be quiet, For every pelting petty officer Would use his heaven for thunder: nothing but thunder.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: don`t be petty
as in: a petty crime
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