Definition of smallest in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveBFsmallCOMsmallerSUF-est
    1. superlative form of small: most small.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • To view the desktop, click the small desktop icon on the bottom of your screen. ‎
        • Vesteris Seamount is composed of highly alkaline lavas of alkalibasaltic to basanitic/tephritic compositions, consistent with small extents of mantle melting due to great lithospheric thickness [17 ].
        • Faced with a box full of hundreds of small parts and forty pages worth of assembly instructions, he could do little more than stand there and scratch his head.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Small cell signaling molecules like astakines play a role in hemocyte proliferation [68 ,69 ].
        • Small patch of nonenhancement was also noted in the long head of the rectus femoris.
        • Smaller flowers such as chionodoxa are better under shrubs where they can create great pools of blue.
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • I was hoping that, by volunteering at this refuge, I could make a difference, however small.
        • She had to chew up the food for him because his teeth are too small.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
        • Adjective forms
          • Adjective superlative forms
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      Source: Wiktionary
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      Meaning of smallest for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "smallest" is an adjective, more specifically, an adjective form.
      Difficultness: Level 2
      Easy     ➨     Difficult
      Definiteness: Level 1
      Definite    ➨     Versatile