littleadverb

  • jaほとんど、しない
  • ento a small degree; not much or only slightly

Examples

PLAY
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Mute
1.
Hey, can we lower the microphone a little bit?
2.
A little lower. A little lower. Yeah.
PLAY
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Mute
1.
I know, I know.
2.
It's a little messy.
3.
But I have a system.
PLAY
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Mute
1.
- Now, you pick up the bottle. - Oh.
2.
A little higher. That's right.
PLAY
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Mute
1.
Are you wearing a dog?
2.
It's perfectly normal.
3.
I'm not gonna lie, it's a little distracting.
4.
No, it's not!
PLAY
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Mute
1.
You wanna crash a plane?
2.
Well, not from the air.
3.
Don't be so dramatic.
4.
Well, how big a plane?
5.
That part is a little dramatic.
PLAY
97:22 / --:--
Mute
1.
Susan and I live together.
2.
Although I was married to her.
3.
- Carol, not me. - Uh, right.
4.
- It's a little complicated. - A little.
5.
- But we're fine. - Absolutely.

Other meanings for little...

littleadjective

  • ja若い、年少の
  • enyoung or younger
PLAY
83:47 / --:--
Mute
2.
Ever since I was little, I've been able to pick up quarters with my toes.
3.
Yeah?
4.
Good for you.
5.
Quarters or rolls of quarters?
PLAY
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Mute
1.
Can I see the pictures of my dad again?
2.
Oh, oh, sure, sure.
3.
How come?
4.
Just, you know, to see him.
5.
Oh, sure, yeah.
6.
This is the one of your father in a meadow.
7.
And helping a little boy fly a kite.
8.
And here he is at a graduation.
9.
Another graduation.
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Mute
1.
No, hi.
2.
I'm an honorary Brown Bird.
3.
What does that mean?
4.
Well, it means that I can sell cookies but I'm not invited to sleepovers.
5.
I can dial 911 at the press of a button, you know.
6.
Now, go away!
7.
Please, please.
8.
It's for a poor little girl who wants to go to space camp more than anything in the world.
PLAY
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Mute
1.
What are you doing here?
2.
I am here to let you try some of my favorite foods from when I was little, when I was like your age.
PLAY
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Mute
1.
Oh, there's more of you! I'm out of candy.
2.
Hang on one second. Let's see what I've got here.
3.
Oh, I've got some bananas!
4.
Here you go. A banana for you.
5.
And a banana for you.
6.
And you're a girl, so you need another banana!
7.
Have a good night, little ones.
PLAY
3:28 / --:--
Mute
1.
Ow. Ow. Ow. Ow.
2.
Hey! That's my little brother.
3.
You're not punching him hard enough. Get him in the thighs he has really weak thighs.