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HALF-PINT

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does half-pint mean? 

HALF-PINT (noun)
  The noun HALF-PINT has 1 sense:

1. disparaging terms for small people

  Familiarity information: HALF-PINT used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


HALF-PINT (noun)


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Meaning:

Disparaging terms for small people

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

half-pint; peewee; runt; shrimp

Hypernyms ("half-pint" is a kind of...):

small person (a person of below average size)


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