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pettiness


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Pettiness  \Pet"ti*ness\,  n. 
  The  quality  or  state  of  being  petty  or  paltry;  littleness; 
  meanness. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  pettiness 
  n  1:  narrowness  of  mind  or  ideas  or  views 
  2:  the  quality  of  being  unimportant  and  petty  or  frivolous 
  [syn:  {triviality},  {slightness}] 
  3:  lack  of  generosity  in  trifling  matters 




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