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Far from the Madding Crowd
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diminutive
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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • The adjustment of the farmer’s hazy conceptions of her charms to the portrait of herself she now presented him with was less a diminution than a difference.
  • She seemed tall, but the pail was a small one, and the hedge diminutive; hence, making allowance for error by comparison with these, she could have been not above the height to be chosen by women as best.
  • CHAPTER XXVI SCENE ON THE VERGE OF THE HAY-MEAD "Ah, Miss Everdene!" said the sergeant, touching his diminutive cap.
  • "I don’t want to repeat anything," said Liddy, with womanly dignity of a diminutive order; "but I don’t wish to stay with you.

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  • She is a diminutive fighter pilot.
  • diminutive in stature

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