small–fry

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adjective \ˈsmȯl-ˌfrī\

Definition of small–fry

  1. 1 :  minor, unimportant a small–fry politician

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or intended for children :  childish

1817

First Known Use of small–fry

1817

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