Definition of itty-bitty in English:


Syllabification: it·ty-bit·ty
Pronunciation: /ˌitē ˈbitē
(also itsy-bitsy /ˌitsē ˈbitsē/)


  • Very small; tiny.
    More example sentences
    • There is one minor, tiny, itsy-bitsy little thing that I didn't like.
    • In my infinite naivety and itsy-bitsy experience, I like squirrels.
    • The woman with the itsy-bitsy tummy growing an itsy-bitsy little baby.


1930s: from a child's form of little + bitty.

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