Reverse Dictionary: SM – SMAR


SMACK, SMACKING – NOUNS
BADGER-REISHILL a severe or resounding blow; a sounding smack …1825 Sc. obs.
CLATTERS a smacking …1979 UK sl.
DASHES a smacking …20C Brit. sl.
HANDSEL guerdon, reward; also ironically, a punishment, a smack of the hand …1892 Sc.
HIPSY-DIPSY a castigation; a ‘skelping’ on the buttocks (skelping – a smack, slap, or blow given with the open hand on the buttocks) …1881 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
PADDYWHACK a severe beating; a smacking, usually of a child; a blow …1898 sl.
SCLAP a heavy blow; a hard smack, esp. with something flat …1866 Sc.
SCLATCH a heavy fall, esp. into water or mud; a splash, a dashing down, slap, smack or the noise of such …1808 Sc.
SCONDIES smacks, a spanking …1969 Sc.
SCONE a slap with the flat of the hand or any flat surface; a smack, a spank …1825 Sc.
SKELP a blow, esp. one given with the flat of the hand, or with something having a flat surface; a slap, a smack; also, the noise made by such a blow …c1440 chiefly Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
SKELPING a blow struck with something flat; a slap, a smack …1818 Eng. dial.
SMACKER a smack, a smart sounding blow …1775
UNCLE MAC a smack …1992 UK rhyming sl.
WHISTERCLISTER a smart blow or smack, especially on the ear or the side of the head; a backhand slap …1787 Eng. dial.

SMACK etc. – NOUNS, PERSON
SKELPER one who slaps or smacks …1790 Eng. dial.

SMACK etc. – VERBS
CLATTER to smack someone; to hit someone; to beat someone up …1979 UK sl.
PADDLE to spank; to smack …1856 US
SCONE to slap with the open hand, esp. to smack a child’s bottom; to spank …1710 Sc.
SKELP to strike, to beat, to slap, to smack, in later use, spec. on the breech …a1400-50 chiefly Sc. & N. Eng. dial.


SMALL, SMALLISH, SMALLNESS – ADJECTIVES
– BABY small …1891 Amer. colloq.
– BASTARD of a child: puny, small, ill-formed …Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– BIG AS A BEE’S KNEE of a very small size; trifling, insignificant …1838
– BIJOU small, as a positive characteristic …1860 UK sl.
 BIT small …1820 Eng. dial.
– BITSY small, tiny …1905 US sl.
– CANDLE-STICK-HEIGHT of a child: very small …Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– CHOOTAH small, insignificant …Bk1892 Anglo-Indian sl.
– CUTE AS A BUG’S EAR small and endearingly attractive …1931 Amer. dial.
– DAWNY small, tiny …1862 Ireland
– DEARY small, minute, little, undersized, puny …1691 Eng. dial.
– DEARY LITTLE small, minute, little, undersized, puny …1790 Eng. dial.  
– DEESHY-DOSHY very small …1862 Ireland  
– DIBBY small, tiny …1889 Eng. dial.
– DIDGY small, tiny …1895 Eng. dial.
– DIMINUTE diminutive, minute, small …1611  rare
​- DINKY small and neat; dainty, cute …L18 Sc. & Amer. dial.
– DONY small, tiny …1862 Ireland
– EENABIE small, diminutive for one’s age …Bk1900 Sc.
– EENSY-WEENSY tiny, very small …1950 Amer. dial.
– EENTSY tiny, very small …1967 Amer. dial.
– EENTSY-TEENSY tiny, very small …1967 Amer. dial.
– EENTSY-TEENTSY tiny, very small …1967 Amer. dial.
– EENTSY-WEENTSY tiny, very small …1967 Amer. dial.
– EENY-TEENY tiny, very small …1967 Amer. dial.
– EENY-WEENY tiny, very small …1967 Amer. dial.
– EXIGUOUS scant in measure or number; extremely small, little, diminutive, minute, slender …1651
– FAIRY a small graceful woman or child …1838
– FAT AS A BUGGY WHIP, AS thin; small …1967 Amer. dial.
– FAT AS A HEN’S FOREHEAD, AS thin; small; meagre …1939 Amer. dial.
– FAT AS A MATCH, AS thin; small …Bk1899 Amer. dial.
– FATLING small and fat …1847 rare
– FLISKY minute, small; of rain: fine, drizzling …19C Eng. dial.
– HALF-BIT small and worthless …1969 Amer. dial.
– ITSY-BITSY small, insubstantial, tiny; also, used disparagingly: arty-crafty, twee …1938 colloq.
– ITTY-BITTY small, insubstantial, tiny; also, used disparagingly: arty-crafty, twee …1940
– JIMP rather small, rather little; barely sufficient …1768 Eng. dial.
– KUDGY very small …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– LITSY BITSY small, little, tiny …1945 Amer. dial.
– LITTABITTY small, little, tiny …1926 Amer. dial.
– LITTLE BITSY small, little, tiny …1905 Amer. dial.
– LITTLE BITTY small, little, tiny …1905 Amer. dial.
– LITTLEISH rather small …c1825 colloq.
– LITTLE TEENSY very tiny or small …1965 Amer. dial.
 LOWER-CASE small in size or importance; insignificant, inconsequential … 1917 chiefly US
– MANINI small, inferior; stingy …1966 Hawaii
– MICKEY MOUSE applied to something small and ineffectual; trivial, time-wasting …1951
– MINIKIN small, delicate; neat; effeminate; puny, undersized …Bk1903 Eng. dial.  
– MINIONETTE small and pretty; delicate, dainty, effeminate …1749 obs. rare
– MINKIE minute, small …1892 Sc.  
– MINUTULOUS very small …1651 obs.
 MITEY small; like a mite …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– NARROW-GAUGE inferior; worthless; small …Bk1902 Amer. sl.
– NAUGHTY valueless, good-for-nothing, insignificant, trifling; small and contemptible in appearance …1835 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– NEAT AS A FLEA small and neat …1940s Aust. sl.
– NIRTY small …1877 Sc. 
– NO BIGGER THAN A GOOLTHRITE very small (goolthrite = any small, wizened, puckered object) …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– NO BIGGER THAN A HANDFUL OF MINUTES small …1953 Amer. dial.
– NO BIGGER THAN A PINT O’ CIDER very small …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– ONE-HORSE small and insignificant; unimportant; second-rate, inferior …1853 Amer. dial.
– PEANUT small, trivial …1934 Amer. sl.
– PEERIE UDDIE small, insignificant …1908 Sc. 
– PEERIE-WEERIE-WINKIE excessively small …B1900 Sc.
– PILULOUS like a pill in size; small, insignificant, minute, trifling …1872
– PIRLIE small, very little …B1900 Sc.
– POKEY of an enclosed space: small and dark; inadequate …1849 UK sl.
– PUISNE small, insignificant, petty …E17 obs.
– PUSILL small, insignificant, petty …1623 obs.
– QUDGY very small …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– QUEACHY feeble, sickly, weak, small …1859 Eng. dial. 
– QUEEGY very small …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– QUIDGY very small …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– SAWED-OFF smallish; of less than average size or stature …sl.
– SCANTLING small, very scanty …Bk1904 Sc.
– SCOY thin, poor; small, insignificant …1846 Eng. dial.
– SCRAGGY spare, small, thin …1856 Eng. dial.
– SCRAM small, puny; contemptible …1842 Eng. dial.
– SCRATTY small, insignificant, thin, puny …Bk1904 Eng. dial.
– SCRAWLING mean, despicable, paltry; worthless, miserably small …1876 Eng. dial.
– SCRIGGLY small, shrivelled …Bk1904 Eng. dial.
– SCRIMPY scanty, small, pinched; puny, miserable; mean, niggardly …1865 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– SCRINCHING small, puny, insignificant …Bk1904 Eng. dial.
– SCRUNTY stunted, runty; measly; small …1889 Amer. dial.
– SHIRTTAIL small; insignificant …1929 Amer. dial.
– SHORT-ARSED;  SHORT-ASSED small in stature …1951 sl.
– SKINNY-MINNY very thin; small and thin …1997 US sl.
– SKRAGGY spare, small, thin …1856 Eng. dial.
– SNIPPER-SNAPPER small, insignificant …B1900 Eng. dial.
– TEENCHY very tiny or small …1858 Amer. dial.
– TEENCY-WEENCY very tiny or small …1976 Amer. dial.
– TEE-NINCHY very tiny or small …1931 Amer. dial.
– TEE-NINCY very tiny or small …1909 Amer. dial.
– TEE-NINE-CHY very tiny or small …1898 Amer. dial.
– TEE-NINECY very tiny or small …1968 Amer. dial.
– TEE-NINESY very tiny or small …1981 Amer. dial.
– TEE-NINETY very tiny or small …1917 Amer. dial.
– TEE-NINEY very tiny or small …1939 Amer. dial.
– TEE-NINSY very tiny or small …1946 Amer. dial.
– TEE-NINTSY very tiny or small …1981 Amer. dial.
– TEE-NINY very tiny or small …1870 Amer. dial.
– TEENSY very tiny or small …1856 Amer. dial.
– TEENSY-TINESY very tiny or small …1965 Amer. dial.
– TEENSY-TINSEY very small, tiny …2003 Amer. dial.
– TEENSY-WEENSY very tiny or small …1872 Amer. dial.
– TEENTSY very tiny or small …1904 Amer. dial.
– TEENTSY-WEENTSY very tiny or small …1909 Amer. dial.
– TEENTY very small or tiny, minute …1812 Eng. & Amer. dial.
– TEENTY-TAUNTY very small or tiny …1863 Amer. dial.
– TEENTY-TAWNTY very small or tiny …1851 Amer. dial.
– TEENTY-TOINTY very small or tiny …1844 Amer. dial.
– TEENTY-TONTY very small or tiny …1867 Amer. dial.
– TEENTY-WEENTY very small or tiny …1890 Amer. dial.
– TEENY-INEY very tiny or small …1964 Amer. dial.
– TEENY-TINY very tiny or small …c1960 Amer. dial.
– TEENY-TONY very small or tiny …1909 Amer. dial.
– TEENY-WEENY tiny, very small …1967 Amer. dial.
– TEE-TINSY very small or tiny …1979 Amer. dial.
– TEE-TINY very small or tiny …1941 Amer. dial.
– TEE-TONCEY very small or tiny …1955 Amer. dial.
– TEW tender, sickly, small, weak …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– TIDDY-IDDY tiny, very small …1841 Eng. dial.
– TINCHY tiny, very small …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– TINE very small, tiny, diminutive …a1400-50 obs.
– TINESY-WEENSY very small, tiny …1955 Amer. dial.
– TINETY tiny, very small …1868 Eng. dial.
– TINTSY-WINTSY minute, tiny, very small …1901 Amer. dial.
– TINSEY very small, tiny; also used as a nickname …1851 Amer. dial.
– TINSY very small, tiny …1936 Amer. dial.
– TINSY-WINSY very small, tiny …1870 Amer. dial.
– TINTSY very small, tiny …1905 Amer. dial.
– TINY-WINY very small …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– TITTY-TOTTY extremely tiny, very small …1893 Eng. dial.
– TOOTY small, insignificant …1857 Amer. dial.
– TORTY very small …B1900 Eng. dial. obs.
– TWANGLING small, weak; having small legs …Bk1905 Eng. dial. obs.
– UBITOUS extremely small, useless …Bk1905 Sc.
– WANE insufficient, too small …c1400 obs. rare
– WEASLY shrivelled, stunted; sickly-looking; contemptibly small or worthless …1856 Amer. dial.
– WEENSY very small, tiny; also used as a nickname …1889 Amer. dial.
– WEENTSY very small, tiny; also used as a nickname …1958 Amer. dial.
– WEENTY very small, tiny …1861 Amer. dial.
– WEENZY very small, tiny; also used as a nickname …1995 Amer. dial.
– WEEZLEDY shrivelled, stunted; contemptibly small or worthless …1943 Amer. dial.
– YAN small, puny …1825 Sc.
– YANT small, puny …Bk1905 Sc.
 
SMALL etc. – NOUNS
– ATOM any very small object; a small person or thing …1633
– BABY a tiny or diminutive animal or thing; a small version of something generally larger …1859
– CHICKEN COOP any small place …1900s US sl.
– CHIPS AND GRINDSTONES odds and ends; various small articles; small amounts …1953 Amer. dial.
– CHIPS AND WHETSTONES odds and ends; various small articles; small amounts …1927 Amer. dial.
– DINKY a small contrivance, esp. a small boat or locomotive …M19
– DINYAN anything very small; a little corner; a small quantity …Bk1900 Eng. dial.
– DOFLICKETY any small article …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– DOFUNNY any small article …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– DOOFLICKER any small, fancy, fussy thing …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
 DOT a person thing that seems extremely small, either in comparison to the surrounding space or as a result of being very far away …1791
 DOTTLE something small, esp. the droppings of a small animal; a small amount of something …1808 orig. & chiefly Sc. & Ireland
– DUFLICKETY any small article …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– DUFUNNY any small article …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– FEATHER-WEIGHT a very small thing …1838
– GNAT’S ASS something small …1954 Amer. dial.
– GNAT’S BRISTLE something small …1905 Amer. dial.
– GNAT’S EAR something small …1965 Amer. dial.
– GNAT’S EYE something small …1965 Amer. dial.
– GNAT’S EYEBROW anything very small …c1950 Amer. dial.
– GNAT’S EYELASH something small …1965 Amer. dial.
– GNAT’S HAIR something small …1940 Amer. dial.
– GNAT’S HEEL something small …1903 Amer. dial.
– GNAT’S TAIL something small …1935 Amer. dial.
– GNAT’S TOE-NAIL anything very small …1908 Amer. dial.
– GOOLTHRITE any small, wizened, puckered object …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– ICTER a small or delicate thing or person …1918 Amer. dial.
– JOD the least particle or quantity; the least amount; a very little or small part; an iota …1596
– KAT something very small of its kind; a diminutive thing …1929 Sc.
– KEB any creature small of its kind, esp. an infant …Bk1902 Sc.
– KUDGY something very small …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– LITTLE END OF NOTHING something very small, unimportant, or insignificant …1825 Amer. dial.
– MESS a term of contempt for anything small, weak, or insignificant …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– MIDGE a person of diminutive stature; anything very small …Bk1905 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– MIDGE-CLIPPINGS anything very small and delicate …B1900 Eng. dial.
– MIDGE’S KNEE-BUCKLE a very small article …Bk1905 N. Ireland
– MINIKIN anything very small or delicate …1876 Sc. & Eng. dial.  
– MINIM anything very small …Bk1903 Eng. dial.  
– MINIMUS a creature of the smallest size; a dwarf; a small or insignificant person …1590
– MINUTE anything very small or tiny …1892 Eng. dial.  
– NEFFOW anything small and puny …Bk1905 Sc.
– NIDGERY a small or worthless object; a trifle; a knickknack; a piece of foolery …1611 obs. rare
– NIFF-NAFF a trifling or unimportant thing or matter; something of little value; a knick-knack, a trifle, a bauble; anything very small …1808 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
– NIG-NAG a trifle, a bagatelle, a small fiddling thing …1827 Sc. obs.
– NINT a small-sized thing …1929 Sc. 
– NIVVIL anything small and puny …Bk1905 Sc.
– PARVITUDE an absolutely small or minute thing …1653 obs.
– PARVITUDE littleness, smallness, minuteness …1657 rare
– PARVITY littleness, smallness, minuteness …1620 obs.
– PEANUT a small or insignificant enterprise …1967 Amer. dial.
– PEA-TAD something small and insignificant …1968 Amer. dial.
– PICAYUNE the name formerly given in Louisiana, Florida, etc., to the Spanish half-real, value 6 1/4 cents or 3 pence;  then given to the U.S. 5-cent piece or other coin of small value; hence, a person or thing considered small,  mean, or insignificant; something of slight value or trifling importance …1804 Amer. colloq.
– PIMPLE IN A BENT, A something very minute, small, or trivial …1807 obs.
– PIRLIE anything small …B1900 Sc.
– QUDGY something very small …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– QUEEGY something very small …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– QUIDGY something very small …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– SCADYIN anything very small and insignificant …1884 Ireland
– SCRAT anything very small and insignificant; a tiny child; a meagre, mean-looking person; the smallest coin …1885 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– SCUDDICK;  SCUDDOCK;  SCUTTICK;  SKIDDICK;  SKUDDICK a very small coin or amount; also, something very small …1823 Eng. dial. & sl.
 SMITHER a small piece or fragment; a small amount …1864 Amer. dial.
– SMYTRIE a collection of small people, especially children, or of small objects …1786 Sc.  rare
​​​- SNICKET a very small piece of anything; anything small and insignificant …1887 Eng. dial.
– TARLOCH any creature or thing small, weak, and worthless of its kind …Bk1905 Sc.
– TITMOUSE a small, petty, or insignificant person or thing …1596
– TITTLE the smallest or a very small part of something; a minute amount …c1400
– UNGRETE want of size, smallness …a1250 obs.
– WAFFLER anything small or insignificant …1899 Eng. dial.
– WHETS AND GRINDSTONES odds and ends; various small articles; small amounts …1953 Amer. dial.
– YAN a small object or creature; a mite …1825 Sc.
– YARKER something very small or delicate; used ironically …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 
SMALL etc. – NOUNS, PERSON
– AGATE a very small person …L16 sl.
 AGLET BABY a small or young person …1826 obs.
– ANKLE-BITER a small child …1950s sl., orig. US
– ARSEWORM;  ARSWORM a small or insignificant fellow; an oaf …1690 Brit. sl.
– ATOM any very small object; a small person or thing …1633
– ATTERCOB a spider; hence, a small, insignificant person …1742 Eng. dial.
– ATTERCOP a small, insignificant person …1742 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– BAGREL a small person with a large belly …1825 Sc. obs.
– BANTAM a very short British soldier; a short or small man …Bk1919 services’ sl.
– BANTUM a small but aggressive person  
– BANTY a small, strutting, conceited person; a small, aggressive person …Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– BANTY-COCK a small, conceited person …1891 Eng. dial.
– BEGGAR a small or mischievous child or person, as ‘little beggar’…1833
– BEUCHEL a small, feeble, and crooked person …1825 Sc
– BIDDIE BABY a small girl, a small woman …1944 African-American sl.
– BIRST a small, impudent person …1824 Sc.
– BIT OF A DODDLER a small boy …Bk1893 Eng. dial.
– BJAKK a small person; also, a person of very slight physical strength, used disparagingly …1908 Sc.
– BLAH a small or insignificant person …1967 US sl.
– BLICHAN a small person; a lean, worn-out animal …Bk1911 Sc.
– BLIGHAN a small person; a term of contempt …Bk1911 Sc.
– BOD a dwarf; a person of small size …Bk1911 Sc.
– BOODIE a small and unattractive person; a dwarf …Bk1911 Sc.
– CHICO a small or dear one; often used as a nickname or term of address …1897 Amer. dial.
– CHIQUITO a small or dear one; often used as a nickname or term of address …1897 Amer. dial.
 CHUNK a small person or animal …1906 Amer. dial.
– COCK-A-BREEKIE a person of small stature: commonly applied to the male sex …19C Sc.
– CRIT a small-sized person …Bk1892 Eng. dial.
– DANCE-IN-MY-LIFE a very diminutive or small person …1825 Sc.
– DANDIPRAT a small, insignificant, or contemptible fellow …1556 obs. or arch.
– DANDY-PRAT a person of small or insignificant stature; a dwarf …Bk1900 Eng. dial.
– DANDY-SPRAT a person of small or insignificant stature; a dwarf …1888 Eng. dial.
 DOT a person who seems extremely small, either in comparison to the surrounding space or as a result of being very far away …1791
– DWARF-MAN a very small man; a dwarf …1877
– EDDERCROP a spider; hence, a small, insignificant person …1742 Eng. dial.
– EDDICROP a spider; hence, a small, insignificant person …1742 Eng. dial.
– EEREPI a jocular name for a very small person or child; a diminutive person …1905 Sc.
– EESHAN a child, a tiny tot; someone small and puny of any age; often used in a derogatory or playful sense …1866 Sc.
– EETIM a small, puny person …1911 Sc.
– EETION a living creature; a person of small stature …Bk1900 Sc.
– EFA a small, diminutive person …Bk1900 Eng. dial.
– ETTERCAP a spider; hence, a small, insignificant person …1742 Sc.
– ETTERCROP a spider; hence, a small, insignificant person …1742 Eng. dial.
– FARTHING-FACED CHIT a small, pinch-faced, insignificant person …1900s sl.
– FUBS a small chubby person; a plump young person or child; chiefly used as a term of endearment …1614 obs.
– GIDGET a small girl; a lithe, pert, and attractive young woman …1957 sl. 
– HALF-PINT a small person; an ineffectual person, esp. a light-built male; sometimes, a term of endearment for a small child …M20 US sl.
– HALF-PINTER a person who is small in stature …Bk1999 Aust. sl.
– HATTER-CROPPER a spider; hence, a small, insignificant person …1742 Eng. dial.
– ICTER a small or delicate thing or person …1918 Amer. dial.
– IREPI a jocular name for a very small person or child; a diminutive person …1905 Sc. 
– JACK SPRAT an undersized man or boy; a dwarf; a very small man …c1570
– KEB a small-sized person; generally applied to infants …1866 Sc.
– LITTLE BIDDIE;  LITTLE BIDDY an attractive little girl or small old woman …1940s African-American sl.
– LITTLE CASINO a small or inconsequential person; a hanger-on …1904 US sl.
– LITTLE OUTLAW a small, rough child who misbehaves and doesn’t obey …1965 Amer. dial.
– LITTLE SCUTTER a small child …1965 Amer. dial.
– LITTLE YERKER;  LITTLE YURKER a small child …1955 Amer. dial.
– LODOLLY a small or diminutive girl …Bk1866 Eng. dial. 
– MANNIE an undersized or little man; a term of contempt; a term of endearment for a small boy …L17 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– MANNIKIE a very small man or boy …1899 Sc.
– MANNINS a small man or boy …Bk1905 Ireland nursery usage
– MESSAN a term of contempt for a small, insignificant person …1721 Sc.
– MICKEY MOUSE a small, timid, inconsequential, or foolish person …1941 
– MIDGE a small, insignificant person …1757 Sc.
– MIDNIGHT SNACK a small pretty girl …Bk1945 jive usage
– MINI-ME a smaller version of someone …2003 UK sl.
– MINIMUS a creature of the smallest size; a dwarf; a small or insignificant person …1590
– MIPPETS a small child; a very little boy or girl …Bk1903 Eng. dial.  
– MITE a small child …1941 Amer. dial.
– MITTEN a small, squat person or child …1808 Sc. obs.
– MODICUM jocularly, a person of small stature …1623 obs.
– MONSTER-LITTLE-MAN an abnormally small person …1607 obs. rare
– MOORT a small person …BK1905 Eng. dial.
– MOOT a small person …Bk1866 Sc.
– MOPSY a diminutive or small person; a doll …B1900 Eng. dial.
– MORSEL a small person, esp. a child or baby …1838
– MOT a small girl …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– MOTHIEWORT a person of small stature, dark complexion, and with a profusion of hair …Bk1866 Sc.
– MOUSE a weakling; a small or insignificant person …1940 sl.
– MOUSE IN MOGGANS a small person in clothes too big for him …1963 Sc.
– NACKET a small, undergrown, neat person …1808 Sc.
– NAT a small-sized, sharp-tempered person …1866 Sc.
– NIFFIE a small, insignificant person …1893 Sc. 
– NIFFNAFF a small, insignificant person …1808 Sc. 
– NINT a small person …1929 Sc. 
– NIT a small, mischievous person …1898 Sc. 
– NUGGET a small, compact, stocky person …1825 Sc.
– NYATT a small-sized, sharp-tempered person …1866 Sc.
– NYIFF-NYAFF a small person …Bk1997 Irish sl.
– OGAGOT a pet term for a little child; a jocular name for a very small person or child …1897 Sc.
– ONE OF KING JOHN’S MEN a small person …L18 sl.
– ONE OF KING JOHN’S MEN, EIGHT SCORE TO THE HUNDRED a small person …L18 sl.
– OOMIK a very small person, esp. a small child …1897 Sc. jocular usage
– OORACK a small puny creature or child; a small potato …1825 Sc.
– OORMIK a very small person or child …1897 Sc. jocular usage
– OTTOMY a pigmy, a diminutive person, a small thin ‘slip of a fellow’ …1848 Ireland
– OTTY-MOTTY a pigmy, a diminutive person, a small thin ‘slip of a fellow’ …1863 Eng. dial.
– PARRICH a person of small stature, very neatly and finely dressed …Bk1905 Sc.
– PARROCK a small, neat person; a little dandy or doll …1880 Sc. 
– PEANER a small, ill-clad, trembling person …1824 Sc.  obs.
– PEANUT a small or insignificant person; also, a term of endearment for a small child …1915 Amer. dial.
– PICAYUNE he name formerly given in Louisiana, Florida, etc., to the Spanish half-real, value 6 1/4 cents or 3 pence;  then given to the U.S. 5-cent piece or other coin of small value; hence, a person or thing considered small,  mean, or insignificant; something of slight value or trifling importance …1804 Amer. colloq.
– PIZZIE a small, diminutive person …1873 Sc.
– QUARTERN OF BLISS a small, attractive woman …c1882 London sl.
– RATTEN a person of small stature, often with the idea of dark complexion and a profusion of hair; any small animal of its kind …B1900 Sc.
– SAWN-OFF RUNT a contemptible small person …Bk1988 Aust. sl. 
– SCANTLING a small or puny person …1857 Sc.
– SCOOT a small girl …1969 Sc. 
– SHORT-ARSE;  SHORT-ASS a person of small stature; a person of little account …1706 sl.
– SHRIMP a small person
– SIGILLUM a small figure of a person …1637 rare
– SKEETER a nickname for a man of small build …Aust. sl.
– SKITE a small, cute or mischievous person …1911 Amer. dial.
– SMATCHET a small, contemptible person; a mischievous, impudent, pert child; used as a term of  contempt or dislike …c1582 Sc.
– SNIPPER-SNAPPER a small, insignificant, conceited fellow; an impertinent youth; an effeminate young fellow …c1590 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– SQUALL a small or insignificant person; usually used as a term of abuse …1570 obs.
– SQUIRM a small, objectionable boy …c1880 school sl.
– SQUIT a small or contemptible person …a1825 Brit. sl.
– TARLE a small weak person …1866 Sc. obs.
– TARLOCH a small weak or worthless person …1866 Sc. 
– TITCH a small person; a name for a small person …1888 chiefly Brit.
– TITMOUSE a small, petty, or insignificant person or thing …1596
– TRICK a small child; a woman, esp. a small or attractive one …1887 Amer. dial.
– UMIK a small, weak person or creature …1897 Sc.
– UNDERLING a small or weakly child, animal, or plant; the weakest animal of a herd, etc. which is bullied by the rest; the smallest pig of a litter; a small or inferior fruit or vegetable …1688 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– URK a small child or diminutive person …Bk1905 Eng. dial. 
– VENERILLA a little Venus; a small, beautiful woman …1621 rare
– WALLET a small, neatly-made person; generally used as a term of endearment …Bk1866 Sc.
– WARCHER a contemptuous term for a small, insignificant person …Bk1887 Eng. dial.
– WHIFFET a small or contemptible person; an insignificant looking person; a lazy boy …1767 Amer. dial.
– WIDDIEFOO;  WIDDIEFU;  WIDDYFU one fit to fill a hangman’s noose; a gallows-bird; a scoundrel; a scamp, a rogue, a mischievous person, a romp; a person of small stature and short temper …1721 Sc.
– WIDDIEFOW one fit to fill a hangman’s noose; a gallows-bird; a scoundrel; a scamp, a rogue, a mischievous person, a romp; a person of small stature and short temper …1721 Sc.
– WIDGER a small boy …1984 UK sl.
– WIPPET a small child or person …Bk1855 Eng. dial.
– YIFF a small, puny, insignificant person given to idle chatter …1956 Sc.
– YIFF-YAFF a small, puny, insignificant person given to idle chatter …Bk1825 Sc.
– YITE a person of small stature; also, a term of contempt …1887 Sc.
– YOUNG SHAVER a young male, a boy; a small, pert boy …1854 colloq.
 
SMALL etc. – PHRASES
– HEIGHT OF TEN PENNYWORTH OF BRASS, THE very small: of a child …Bk2002 Eng. dial.
 
SMALL etc. – VERBS
– FADE to grow small or weak; to decline, decay, fail, or faint; to shrink …1388 obs.
 JIBBLE to reduce to small pieces; to cut cloth, food, etc., into small pieces …1953 Amer. dial.
– LITTLE to make small or insignificant; to make narrow …1931 Amer. dial.
– SCOY to make a thing thin or small …Bk1904 Eng. dial.
– TO-MINISH to make small, to break up …1382 obs.


SMALLER, SMALLEST – ADJECTIVES
– smaller in physical size LEASTER 1953 Amer. dial.
– smaller of LESSEN 1975 Amer. dial.
– smallest LEASTEST 1795 Amer. dial.

SMALLER etc. – NOUNS
– the smallest portion of anything; a particle; an atom YIM 1824 Sc.
– the smallest possible portion; a morsel SCRINCH;  SKRINSH 1894 Eng. dial.


SMALL-MINDED – ADJECTIVES
– small-minded, low PENNYROYAL 1912 Amer. dial.
– small-minded, obstinate, and spiteful; silly and conceited; harebrained, whimsical CAT-WITTED 1673
– small-minded, petty ANT-BRAINED 1990s sl.


SMALLPOX – ADJECTIVES
– marked with scars left by smallpox ARRED Bk1898 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
– pitted with smallpox STUB-FACED Bk1904 sl.
– pitted with smallpox; scarred HACKSEY-LOOKED 1825 Sc.

SMALLPOX – NOUNS
– a scar or protuberance on the skin left by smallpox PET 1899 Amer. dial.
– smallpox PAKI POX 1960s sl., derogatory
– smallpox POCKES E16
– smallpox THE POCK 13C.

SMALLPOX – NOUNS, PERSON
– a person who prefers smallpox to vaccination VARIOLIST 1799 rare


SMALL-TIME – ADJECTIVES
– small-time, petty PINHOOK 1834 Amer. dial.
– small-time, petty PINHOOKISH 1971 Amer. dial.


SMALL-WITTED – NOUNS, PERSON
– a small-witted person; a foolish or gullible person;  a pretentious fool BATTERLASH 1867 Eng. dial. 


SMART, SMARTNESS (clever) – ADJECTIVES
AKAMAI smart, clever, skilful, learned, expert, ingenious …1840 Hawaii
BOBBISH smart, active, clever …Bk1890 sl.
COCUM;  COKUM;  KOCUM;  KOKUM smart, cunning, sly …1839 sl., rare
DAB clever, smart, expert …Bk1900 Eng. dial.
DOWN smart, well-informed hip …1952 colloq., orig. & chiefly US
EDGIE;  EDGY quick, active, both mentally and physically; sharp, smart, clever …1825 Sc.
FEAT of speech or action, hence of speakers: apt, apropos; smart, adroit …1519 obs. exc. arch. & Eng. dial.
FLY knowing and sharp; smart …sl., chiefly Brit.
HANDY AS A GIMLET quick, smart, useful …Bk2002 Eng. dial.
IKEY sly, artful, smart, cunning …1887 sl., derogatory & offensive
JANE of a woman: smart, sophisticated …1920s Sc. sl.
QUEME skilled, clever; smart, active …c1400 obs. rare
QUIVER active, nimble, brisk, smart, gay, lively; quick, rapid …c960 obs. exc. Eng.
dial.
SAPPY smart, compact, clever …Bk1904 Eng. dial.
TIGHT of a person: competent, capable, able, skilful; alert, smart; lively, vigorous, stout …1598 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
TIPPY highly ingenious or clever; neat, smart …1863 colloq.
YARRY ready; smart, quick; sharp, cunning; wary …1842 Eng. dial.
YARY ready; smart, quick; sharp, cunning; wary …1842 Eng. dial.

SMART etc. (clever) – NOUNS
CLEVERALITY cleverness, smartness, ability …1828 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
RUMBLEGUMPTION common sense; mental smartness …1787 Sc.

SMART etc. (clever) – NOUNS, PERSON
BAB the smartest or sprightliest lad or lass in a company …Bk1911 Sc.
BEEZER a smart fellow; an excellent person …1910 Sc. 
BIRD an exceptionally smart, remarkable, or accomplished person, often ironical …1839 US sl.
BIRK a youth, a smart, young fellow …1871 Sc.
BIRKIE;  BIRKY a lively, smart young fellow; an active person …1742 Sc.
BOY a smart, clever, capable fellow; used in derision as well as praise …Bk1911 Sc.
BRIGHT LIGHT a bright or smart person …E20 sl.
CHEESE an adept; a smart or clever fellow …c1860 Brit. school & university sl.
CLEVER-BOOTS a smart or knowing person; generally used ironically or sarcastically …1847 sl.
CLEVER-CLOGS a smart or knowing person; generally used ironically or sarcastically …1847 sl.
CLEVER DICK a smart or knowing person; generally used ironically or sarcastically …1847 sl.
CLEVER STICK a clever, smart, or knowing person; often used ironically or sarcastically …1959 sl.
CLEVER-STICKS a clever, smart, or knowing person; often used ironically or sarcastically …1959 sl.
DOUBLEHEADER a smart person …Bk1942 US sl.
a smart and attractive male …1987 US college sl.
MAN OF WAX a smart, clever fellow; a very handsome man; also a term of endearment …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
NACKET a pert, forward, smart boy; an impertinent, mischievous, or wicked child; a tricky or precocious child …1833 Sc. 
QUIEL-LAAUNE a smart, lively fellow …Bk1905 Eng. dial. obs.
SPUNKIE;  SPUNKY a spirited, mettlesome, or courageous person; a smart or lively fellow …1806 Sc.
TACK a clever or smart man …1972 Amer. dial.
TOMMY TIT a smart young fellow …18C sl.
UNCANNY FANNY a smart girl …Bk1942 US sl.
YANKER a smart, agile woman or man …1824 Sc. obs.
YANKIE;  YANKY a smart, agile person; a sharp, clever, forward woman …1790 Sc.

SMART etc. (clever) – VERBS
HAVE ALL ONE’S BUTTONS DONE UP to be smart, to be aware or ‘on the ball’ …M19 sl.


SMART, SMARTNESS (appearance) – ADJECTIVES
 ALL THE TON fashionable, smart …L18 sl.
– BENDY extremely fashionable, smart, ‘cool’ …1990s US teen sl.
– AFTERNOONIFIED smart, chic …L19 sl.
– BINKIE gaudy, trimly-dressed, smart …Bk1898 Sc.
– CHI-CHI smart, stylish; pretentious, affected; fancy …20C Amer. sl.
– DANDY of the nature of a dandy; affectedly neat, trim, or smart …1813
– DAPPER neat, trim, smart in dress or appearance …LME
– DASHY-LOOKING well-dressed, smart …1886 Sc.
– DIMPSEY neat, smart …Bk1900 Eng. dial. obs.
– DOSSY elegant, stylish, smart, spiffy …M19 sl.
– FANCY-ASS showy, smart …2000s sl.
– FANNICKY smart in appearance …Bk1900 Eng. dial.
– FASSY smart, fine, fashionable …Bk1900 Eng. dial.
– FLASH characterized by outward show; gaudy, showy, smart, flashy …1785
– FONKY-FRESH a general adj. of high praise, the most sophisticated, the smartest, the most attractive …1980s African-American sl.
– FUNKY-FRESH a general adj. of high praise, the most sophisticated, the smartest, the most attractive …1980s African-American sl.
– GALLANT gorgeous or showy in appearance; finely-dressed, smart …c1420  arch.
– GEMMY spruce, neat, smart; neatly-made; dexterous …1750 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– GIM smart, spruce, fine, neat, pretty …1513 obs. exc. Eng dial.
– GIMMY spruce, neat, smart; neatly-made; dexterous …1750 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– GUIVER;  GUYVER;  GYVER smart, fashionable …a1866 Aust. & NZ sl.
– JAM neat, smart, spruce …Bk1896 sl.
– JAUNTY of things: elegant, stylish, smart …1678 obs.
– JEMMY spruce, dandified, neat, smart; dexterous …1750 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– JIMMY spruce, neat, smart; neatly-made; dexterous …1750 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– KIPPY smart, attractive …1956 US sl.
– KNOBBY stylish; smart, elegant, fashionable, good, capital …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– LA-DE-DA very stylish; affectedly smart of costume, voice, manners; pretentious …c1860 colloq.
– LAHDEE smart, fashionable …1930s sl.
– LAHDI smart, fashionable …1930s sl.
– MACKISH smart …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– NACKETY compact, neat, tidy, smart-looking …1756 Sc.
– NEAT of persons: inclined to refinement or elegance; finely or elegantly dressed; trim or smart in apparel …1546 obs.
– NEAT of women: trim, smart …1559 obs.
– NEBBIE smart …1926 Sc.
– NET of persons: trim, smart, or elegant, esp. in dress …a1300 obs. rare
– NET of things: neat, smart …1637 rare
– NIFTY conspicuous; smart …Bk1902 Amer. sl.
– NOBBY stylish; smart, elegant, fashionable, good, capital …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– PRUNK neat, smart, pretty …1892 Sc.
– RACKED UP neat, smartly turned out …1950s sl.
– RAKISH smart, fashionable …1847
– SASSY smart, fashionable …L19 sl.
– SHANTY showy, smart …L17 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– SHARP of clothes or their wearer: stylish, neatly fashionable, smart …M20 colloq.
– SKOOKUM big; powerful, terrific; smart …1965 Can. sl.
– SNAPPY fashionably smart …1881 UK sl.
– SNAZZY elegant; stylish; smart and fashionable; clever and desirable …1932 Amer. sl.
– SNITZY elegant, smart …20C US sl.
– SNORKY well-dressed, smart, elegant, stylish, up-to-date 
– SPANDY very good or fine; smart …M19 US colloq.
– SPANKING outstanding fine, large, smart, etc. …colloq.
– SPANKY showy, smart, dashing, well-dressed …1789 Sc.
– SPIFFING excellent, first-rate; fashionable or smart …1872 UK sl.
– SPORTY smart in dress, behaviour, etc. …1885 colloq.
– SPRUNNY neat, spruce, smart …1733 Eng. dial. 
– SWANKEE;  SWANKY smart, sophisticated, chic …L19 sl.
– TIGHT neat in appearance; neatly and carefully dressed; trim, tidy, smart; of a neat compact build, well-made, shapely …1697 arch. or Eng. dial.
– TIPLEY clean, tidy, smart; generally used ironically …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– TIPPY in the height of fashion; smart, fine, fashionable …1810 ?obs.
– TIPPY-BOB gaudy, smart, dandified, showy in dress …B1900 Eng. dial.
– TOFFISH stylish, smart …1898
– TOFFY stylish, smart …1901
 
SMART etc. (appearance) – ADVERBS
– NETLY neatly, smartly …1577-87 obs. rare
– TIGHTLY neatly, tidily, smartly …1825-9
 
SMART etc. (appearance) – NOUNS
– SNAZZ elegance; smartness …1930s Amer. sl.
– SWANK dashing smartness, as in dress or appearance; style
 
SMART etc. (appearance) – NOUNS, PERSON
– DALLACKS a smart, overdressed person …Bk1900 Eng. dial.
– DAPPER FELLOW a smart, well-made, little man …1762
– GUYVO a smart fellow; a dandy …20C Royal Navy usage
– SHARPSTER a smart or stylish dresser …M20 colloq., chiefly US
– TEAR-AWAY one who is smart or striking or any way …1901 Ireland
– TIPPY-BOB a smart, fashionably-dressed person, a fop …B1900 Eng. dial.
 
SMART etc. (appearance) – VERBS
– BESMARTEN to make smart or neat …Bk1911 Sc.
– DANDIFY to give the character or style of a dandy to; to make trim and smart like a dandy …1823 colloq.
– GUSSY UP to smarten up …sl.
– POSH UP to smarten up, to make posh …1919 sl.
– PRUNK to make oneself smart and neat; to dress neatly; generally used with ‘up’ …B1900 Sc.
– SNAZZ UP to make something smarter and more elegant; to enhance …1970s Amer. sl.
– TITIVATE;  TITTIVATE to make small alterations to one’s toilet, etc. so as to add to one’s attractions; to make smart or spruce; to ‘touch up’ in the way of adornment, to put the finishing touches to …1805


SMART (sting) – VERBS
– to smart, to sting THEAK Bk1905 Eng. dial.


SMART ALEC – NOUNS, PERSON
ACT-ASS one who gives rude answers, a smart-alec …1970 Amer. dial.
BACK-SASSER one who speaks rudely; a smart alec …1969 Amer. dial.
FIB a smart alec or rude person …1968 Amer. dial.
FIDDLE-BRITCHES a smart alec …1954 Amer. dial.
FLY FLAT a smart alec, a know-it-all …c1910 Aust. sl.
GUY a comical or joking fellow; hence, a smart alec …c1862 Amer. sl.
JOKER a smart alec; a wiseacre …colloq.
MR. SMARTY a smart alec …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
SMARTY a smart alec …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
WEISENHEIMER a know-all …1904 US sl., derogatory
WISEACRE a smart aleck or an oaf …L19 colloq.
WISE APPLE a person who is ostentatiously and smugly knowing; a smart alec …1896 US sl.
WISE-ASS a know-all; a stupid oaf or smart aleck …1971 US sl., derogatory
WISE GUY a know-all; a stupid oaf or smart aleck … 1896 sl., orig. US, derogatory
WISEHEIMER a know-all; a smart alec  …1904 US sl., derogatory
WISENHEIMER a smart alec; a wise guy …1904 UK sl., derogatory