Definition of wee
1 : very small : diminutive
2 : very early wee hours of the morning
Examples of wee in a Sentence
He's just a wee lad.
Recent Examples of wee from the Web
Kidchella The summer freak-out for wee ones continues at the Smith Memorial Playground and Playhouse, with the second of three concerts.
Bourbon City became Bourbon Street in the wee small hours of Sunday morning.
The photo — showing Beyoncé carrying her little wee ones — rapidly reached 1 million likes, and garnered nearly 6 million likes from people sharing in The Carters' joy as of Friday morning.
Electric vehicles that hadn’t even gone on sale yet suddenly seemed a wee bit antiquated, including the Ioniq.
Was Aubrey Plaza born with her left eyebrow poised a wee bit higher than her right?
The booming noise went on into the wee hours of the morning.
OMAHA, Neb. -- Oregon State was dealt a surprise in the wee hours of Saturday morning when the fire alarm went off at the team's hotel.
In the wee hours of Saturday morning, the Philippine container ship ACX Crystal smashed into the much smaller Arleigh Burke-class destroyer off the coast of Japan.
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WEE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of wee for English Language Learners
: very small or very young
WEE Defined for Kids
Medical Definition of WEE
western equine encephalitis; western equine encephalomyelitis
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