Definition of a little something
- I got you a little something for your birthday.
- They offered him a little something to drink before dinner.
- Dinner's running late—would you like a little something now?
: not big: such as
: small in size or extent : tiny
: in only a small quantity or degree : slightly
: not at all
: rarely, infrequently
: a small amount, quantity, or degree
: a short time
: a short distance
: some indeterminate or unspecified thing
: some indeterminate amount more than a specified number
: a person or thing of consequence
: in some degree : somewhat
used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective
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