good things come in small packages

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of good things come in small packages

used to say that people or things do not have to be large to be good

Word by Word Definitions

good play
  1. : of a favorable character or tendency

  2. : bountiful, fertile

  3. : handsome, attractive

  1. : something that is good

  2. : something conforming to the moral order of the universe

  3. : praiseworthy character : goodness

  1. : well

  2. used as an intensive

thing play things
  1. : an object or entity not precisely designated or capable of being designated

  2. : an inanimate object distinguished from a living being

  3. : a separate and distinct individual quality, fact, idea, or usually entity

small play
  1. : having comparatively little size or slight dimensions

  2. : lowercase

  3. : minor in influence, power, or rank

  1. : in or into small pieces

  2. : without force or loudness

  3. : in a small manner

  1. : a part smaller and especially narrower than the remainder

  2. : small-sized products

  3. : smallclothes

package play packages
  1. : the act or process of packing

  2. : a small or moderate-sized pack : parcel

  3. : a commodity or a unit of a product uniformly wrapped or sealed

  1. : to make into a package

  2. : to present (something, such as a product) in such a way as to heighten its appeal to the public

  3. : to enclose in a package or covering


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