To see all instances of the word
petty
used in
Bleak House
please enable javascript.

petty
Used in
Bleak House
Go to Book Vocabulary
  • Now, if my public duties were not a favourite child to me, if I were not occupied with large measures on a vast scale, these petty details might grieve me very much, Miss Summerson.  (not reviewed by editor)

To see samples from other sources, click a sense of the word below:
as in: a petty crime
as in: don`t be petty
To see an overview of word senses, click here.

Go to Book Vocabulary
VerbalWorkout.com Learn more easily.   Think more clearly.   Express more effectively.