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  Words related to dwarf

Related / Similar Words: gnome, midget, nanus, shadow, overshadow

 

Definition:
  • a legendary creature resembling a tiny old man; lives in the depths of the earth and guards buried treasure;
  • a person who is abnormally small;
  • check the growth of; "the lack of sunlight dwarfed these pines";
  • make appear small by comparison; "This year''s debt dwarves that of last year";

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    Hyponyms: Nibelung, Andvari, primordial dwarf, hypoplastic dwarf, true dwarf, normal dwarf

     

    Derivational Morphology: shadow, overshadow, midget, nanus

     

    Language Translations:
    Basque: txatxar   Bosnian: patuljak  
    Catalan: nano   Chinese: 矮人  
    Croatian: patuljak   Danish: dværg  
    Dutch: dwerg   Finnish: kääpiö  
    French: nain   German: Zwerg  
    Hebrew: גמד   Hungarian: törpe  
    Italian: nano   Japanese: 小びと  
    Korean: 난쟁이   Norwegian: dverg  
    Novial: nane   Polish: krasnolud  
    Portuguese: anão   Romanian: pitic  
    Russian: карлик   Slovak: trpaslík  
    Slovene: pritlikavec   Spanish: enano  
    Swedish: dvärg   Telugu: మరుగుజ్జు  
     
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