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1. petty petty


He went to jail for some petty crime.
I was involved in a petty argument.
I'm sick and tired of all the petty squabbling among politicians.
It's just petty reasons.
I'm not interested in all the petty details.
Lothal was awash with petty politics.
The departmental heads, lost in petty argument, could not reach a cohesive decision.
In this harsh, petty world where money does the talking, his way of life is like a breath of fresh air.
Petty details/ Petty crime/ Petty cash/ You can be so petty sometimes!
People are so petty.
Slovenia must stop behaving in a petty manner, so that a solution may quickly be found.
petty offence, thief
a petty person
she thought readers were being petty in writing to complain about blocked paths
Initially this gave rise to gossip among petty people, and it gradually provoked criticism from members of our family.

Englisch Wort "мелкий"(petty) tritt in Sätzen auf:

300 most important Russian adjectives 151 - 175

2. small


It's too small.
The village which I visited last summer was a small one in Nagano Prefecture.
It's only a small house but it meets my needs perfectly.
My what a narrow waist! Her face is small, she really looks just like a doll!
Small cars are very economical because of their low fuel consumption.
His company was singled out as the most successful small business in the region.
The small fork is for your salad, and the large one is for the main course.
I didn't realize till I visited Australia how small Japan really is.
Her hands are small, but not so small that she can't play the piano.
A small border dispute ballooned into a major international incident.
I like his new house, but I had not expected it to be so small.
Small businesses will have to tighten their belts to survive.
It's a small noisy apartment, but it's where I live and I call it home.
I doubt that Tom would ever consider driving such a small car.
Small children tend to wander off if you don't watch them all the time.

3. shallow


This river becomes shallow at that point.
After killing Tom, Mary buried him in a shallow grave.
This plate is shallow
And it was a long way down to the river, and the river was shallow and fast.
Due to the size of the iPad Pro the keyboard is quite large and the keys are well spaced, but they are quite shallow which takes some getting used to.
shallow breathing
It's still shallow, eh. My feet still touch the bottom. "It's quite a shallow beach. Yotsuba, you can still touch the bottom can't you?"
The curriculum of this school is wide and shallow.
Between you and me, he's a shallow thinker.
And all of the other shallow things will not matter
But I want to jump up to shallow water now and look at some creatures that are positively amazing.
If he's only interested in your looks, that shows how shallow he is.
She started at the driver's chest. He was breathing, but the motion was shallow.
It will be hard for him to do this job as he has shallow knowledge of this field.
The river that flows through our city is very shallow