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petite
American English: /pəˈtit/
British English: /pəˈtiːt/

Translation of petite in Spanish:

adjective

  • (woman)
    chiquita
    menuda
    (size)
    para mujeres menudas
    Example sentences
    • A set of feet came quickly down the staircase, letting into view the figure of a petite woman in a loose white dress.
    • The young lady was petite and delicate featured.
    • She was petite with delicate features and hands that seemed to be ageless.

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