- very small; tiny.
Also it·sy-bit·sy [it-see-bit-see] /ˈɪt siˈbɪt si/.
Origin of itty-bitty
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Related Wordssmall, mini, insignificant, slight, teeny, miniature, microscopic, minuscule, puny, little, toy, wee, petite, diminutive, pocket, midget, baby, model, mite, Lilliputian
Examples from the Web for itsy-bitsy
- informal very small; tiny
C20: baby talk alteration of little bit
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Word Origin and History for itsy-bitsy
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