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klein petty
unbedeutend petty
geringfügig petty
Klein... petty ...
Bagatell... petty ...
engstirnig (kleinlich) petty
kleinlich petty
kleingeistig petty
Fähnrich {m}Maskulinum (der) zur See [mil.] petty officer
Kleinbürger {m}Maskulinum (der) petty bourgeois
Mundraub {m}Maskulinum (der) [jur., hist.] petty larceny of food [Am.]
Portokasse {f}Femininum (die) petty cash
Spießer {m}Maskulinum (der) [ugs., pej.] (Spießbürger) petty bourgeois
Kassenbestand {m}Maskulinum (der) petty cash (esp. Am.)
Bargeldkasse {f}Femininum (die) petty cash (esp. Am.)
Duodezfürst {m}Maskulinum (der) petty prince
kleine Kasse {f}Femininum (die) petty cash [esp. Am.]
Portokasse {f}Femininum (die) petty cash [esp. Am.]
Handkasse {f}Femininum (die) petty cash [esp. Am.]
Kleinstaat {m}Maskulinum (der) petty state
(leichtes) Vergehen {n}Neutrum (das) petty offence
(leichtes) Vergehen {n}Neutrum (das) petty offense [Am.]
Bagatelldelikt {n}Neutrum (das) [jur.] petty offense [Am.]
Bagatelldelikt {n}Neutrum (das) [jur.] petty offence
kleine Havarie {f}Femininum (die) [naut.] (Seeschaden) petty average
Teilschaden {m}Maskulinum (der) [naut.] (Seeschaden) petty average
Kleinbürgertum {n}Neutrum (das) petty bourgeoisie
Urteilsjury {f}Femininum (die) [jur.] petty jury [Am.]

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If your wish is to become really a man of science and not merely a petty experimentalist, I should advise you to apply to every branch of natural philosophy, including mathematics."
But between ourselves, Windibank, it was as cruel and selfish and heartless a trick in a petty way as ever came before me.
“It is a petty feeling, no doubt, but it hurts my pride.
He came clattering up to the school door with an invitation to Ichabod to attend a merry-making or “quilting frolic,” to be held that evening at Mynheer Van Tassel’s; and having delivered his message with that air of importance, and effort at fine language, which a negro is apt to display on petty embassies of the kind, he dashed over the brook, and was seen scampering away up the hollow, full of the importance and hurry of his mission.
For a moment the terror of Hans Van Ripper’s wrath passed across his mind,—for it was his Sunday saddle; but this was no time for petty fears; the goblin was hard on his haunches; and (unskilful rider that he was!)
Miss puny little Edy’s countenance fell to no slight extent and Gerty could see by her looking as black as thunder that she was simply in a towering rage though she hid it, the little kinnatt, because that shaft had struck home for her petty jealousy and they both knew that she was something aloof, apart, in another sphere, that she was not of them and never would be and there was somebody else too that knew it and saw it so they could put that in their pipe and smoke it.
A man I know on the turf named Charles Alberta Marsh (I was in bed with him just now and another gentleman out of the Hanaper and Petty Bag office) is on the lookout for a maid of all work at a short knock.
Loyal to the highest constituted power in the land, actuated by an innate love of rectitude his aims would be the strict maintenance of public order, the repression of many abuses though not of all simultaneously (every measure of reform or retrenchment being a preliminary solution to be contained by fluxion in the final solution), the upholding of the letter of the law (common, statute and law merchant) against all traversers in covin and trespassers acting in contravention of bylaws and regulations, all resuscitators (by trespass and petty larceny of kindlings) of venville rights, obsolete by desuetude, all orotund instigators of international persecution, all perpetuators of international animosities, all menial molestors of domestic conviviality, all recalcitrant violators of domestic connubiality.
In Wischau itself, a petty German town, Rostóv saw the Emperor again.
Five years have passed since then, and already I, with my petty understanding, begin to see clearly why she had to die, and in what way that death was but an expression of the infinite goodness of the Creator, whose every action, though generally incomprehensible to us, is but a manifestation of His infinite love for His creatures.

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