pygmyish

adjective
pyg·​my·​ish | \ -mē‧ish, -mi‧ish \

Definition of pygmyish

: like a pygmy : very small perhaps this was because the valley was so narrow, and the walls made the dwellers feel even more pygmyish— Philip José Farmer

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History and Etymology for pygmyish

pygmy entry 1 + -ish

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“Pygmyish.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pygmyish. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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